violence against women still remains systemic and widespread in Canada; and although rates of violent crimes in Canada have been declining for the past 40 years, rates of violence against women remain consistent.
The federal government is in a unique position to show leadership and effect change. By tabling Private Member`s Motion M-444, Niki Ashton MP is calling upon the government to urgently establish a National Action Plan to address Violence against Women.
Please sign the petition and show your support for M-444.
We, the undersigned residents of Canada, recognize whereas:
Therefore we call upon the government of Canada to: