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Recent Ending Violence Blog Posts

Understanding the Role of Gender Persecution in the Life and Death of Lucia Vega Jimenez

Understanding the Role of Gender Persecution in the Life and Death of Lucia Vega Jimenez

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release September 30, 2014 Understanding the Role of Gender Persecution in the Life and Death of Lucia Vega Jimenez VANCOUVER, B.C. – Day two begins in Coroner’s inquest in to the death of Lucia Vega Jimenez while in custody of Canadian Border Services and Battered Women’s Support Services echoes our concernsContinue Reading

Gambling With The Lives Of Girls And Women

Gambling With The Lives Of Girls And Women

Our Executive Director Angela Marie MacDougall was live on Global News with Jill Krop to discuss the case of Raymond Caissie, a convicted high-risk sexual assault offender who was released from prison last year after serving 22 years and has now been charged with second-degree murder of 17-year-old Serena Vermeersch. The following is a rush transcription of the interview: JillContinue Reading

Knowledge Philanthropist – Project Evaluator Required

Knowledge Philanthropist – Project Evaluator Required

Tsawwassen First Nation, Tsleil-Waututh First Nation, Battered Women’s Support Services, BC Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse, Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of BC, and Fraser Health Authority are partners in a project funded by the Community Action Initiative grant. The three-year project aims to address the impact of child sexual abuse (stemming from theContinue Reading