Indigenous women

The Healing Journey: A Longitudinal Study of Aboriginal Women Affected by Intimate Partner Violence [available in English only]   W ilfreda E. Thurston et al., 2010
What Their Stories Tell Us: Research Findings from the Sisters in Spirit initiative [available in English only ]   Native Women’s Association of Canada, 2010 
Ishkuteu: Domestic violence assistance services in response to the needs of native women Native women of Quebec Inc. and Federation of accommodation resources for abused women and in difficulty of Quebec in collaboration with the Indigenous Peoples Research and Knowledge Network and UQAM, 2008

Culture and immigration

Policies on immigrant and refugee: Highlights for women and girls Canadian Council for Refugees, 2013
Violence in the Lives of Muslim Girls and Women in Canada: Discussion Paper Symposium [Available only in English]   Krista Melanie Riley, Concordia University, 2011
Culturally Driven Violence Against Women: A Growing Problem in Canada’s Immigrant Communities [available in English only]   Aruna Papp Frontier Center for Public Policy, 2010


Global and regional estimates of violence against women: Prevalence and health consequences of intimate partner violence and non-partner sexual violence [executive summary – full report available in English only]   World health Organization, 2013
Report on violence Against women, Mental health and Substance Use [available in English only]   BC Society of Transition Houses, 2011
multi-country study of WHO on the health of women and domestic violence Concerning Women: Summary Report World Health Organization, 2005

Legal issues

Judicial Leadership and Domestic Violence Cases: Judges Can Make a Difference [available only in English]   The Honorable Donna Martinson & Dr. Margaret Jackson, 2012
Hardening: spousal violence involving multiple jurisdictions Linda C. Neilson,  2013
It Should not Be This Hard: A gender-based analysis of family law, family court and violence contre women [available in English only]  Pamela Cross for Luke’s Place Support and Resource Center for Women and Children, 2012
Specialized Domestic violence Courts: Do They Make Women Safer? [Available only in English]   Holly Johnson & Jennifer Fraser, University of Ottawa, 2011
Threat Assessment and Risk Management in Domestic Violence Cases: An Overview of Ontario Justice and Community Collaboration for 2010 and Future Directions Marcie Campbell, Center for Research & Education on Violence Against Women and Children, 2010
Keeping Women Safe: Eight Critical Components of an Effective Justice Response to Domestic violence [available in English only]  Critical Components Project Team 2008
study on the experiences of women victims of violence using the family court in eight regions of Ontario Molly Dragiewicz & Walter DeKeseredy for Luke’s Place Support and Resource Center for Women and Children, 2008
Surviving the System Handbook[available in English only]  Center for Research & Education on Violence Against Women and Children, 2008

Divers questions

Family violence: beyond the usual suspects  Crime Prevention Ottawa , November 2017
Origins of Violence and Strategies for Change
[available in English only]   PATHS, 2013
Examining the Use of Web-Based Applications & Tools to Respond to Violence Against Women [available English only]   Canadian Network of Women’s Shelters & Transition Houses, 2011 
Issue Brief: Engaging Men and Boys to Reduce and Prevent Gender-Based Violence [available in English only]  White Ribbon Campaign, 2011
À l’abri des regards :Prévalence de la violence faite aux femmes à Ottawa, Coalition Against Violence Against Women, 2009
Keeping Women Alive: Assessing the Danger [available only in English]   Dr. Kathleen Cairns & Irene Hoffart for Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters, 2009
Report on the design of an approach to deliver transitional employment support to women Who Experience Violence [available in English only ]   Goss Gilroy Inc., 2008

Responding to violence against women

The Gap in the Gender Gap: Violence Against Women in Canada   [available only in English] C anadian Center for Policy Alternatives, 2013
Violence Against Women and Their Children in BC: 33 Years of Recommendations [available only in English]   Linda Light for The Ending violence Association of BC, 2012
Lessons Learned from Domestic violence Tragedies: Emerging Research, Policies & Practices to Prevent Domestic Homicides [available only in English]   Peter Jaffe, Myrna Dawson & Marcie Campbell, 2011
Scan on Funding and Policy Initiatives to Respond to violence Against Women [available only in English]   Canadian Network of Women’s Shelters and Transition Houses, 2011
Preventing violence by intimate partner and sexual violence against women: Intervene and generate data World Health Organization, 2010

Research Brief: Identifying and Responding to Intimate Partner Violence Against Women [available in English only]   PreVAiL: Preventing Violence Across the Lifespan Research Network, 2010

Towards Coordinated Public Policies for Women’s Safety and Violence Prevention: Beyond Shelter Walls Phase III YWCA Canada, 2009

Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives on Preventing Domestic Homicides: A Discussion Paper from a Canadian think tank [available only in English]  Peter Jaffe, Myrna Dawson & Marcie Campbell, 2008 
Violence against women in Canada: Effective approaches and resources [available in English only]   Marika Morris for MATCH International, 2008
What About the Men? Finding effective strategies for Engaging abusive men and Preventing the reoccurrence gold escalation of violence contre women [available in English only]  Marcie Campbell, Peter Jaffe & Tim Kelly, 2008 
Effective Practices in Sheltering Women Leaving Violence in Intimate Relationships: Beyond of the walls of the Refuge Phase II YWCA Canada, 2006