0749506 - stop violence against women

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My presentation will be about the impact of violence against women and ways to prevent the abuse.

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  • 1.

2. Violence against women is

  • Thephysical, sexual and psychological harm or suffering to a woman
  • Includes threats of such an act, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of liberty whether occurring in public or private life

3. 4. Gender of Victims Who Suffer Abuse 5. 6. Impact of Violence Against Women

  • The increase of sexual risk-taking among adolescents
  • The transmission of STDs, including HIV/AIDS
  • Precipitating various gynaecological problems including chronic pelvic pain and painful intercourse
  • Unplanned pregnancies

7. Organizations That Help Women

  • Status of Women Canada
  • Justice Canada
  • Canada Heritage
  • Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

8. Ways to Prevent Abuse

  • Call the police
  • Report to someone you know
  • Protect yourself
  • Raise your children to respect others
  • Support organizations that help women

9. 10. Work cited page

  • 1. Womens Health West . Retrieved October 13, 2008 from
  • www.whwest.org.au/images/stopviolence.gif
  • 2.GDV Prevention Network . Retrieved October 13, 2008 from
  • www.preventgbvafrica.org /.../ advocacy_media.html
  • 3.Health Canada (violence against womens info). Retrieved October 13, 2008 from
  • www.hc-sc.gc.ca
  • 4.Women health government (violence against womens info). Retrieved October 13, 2008 from
  • www.4woman.gov/violence/index.cfm
  • 5.Liberal International . Retrieved October 13, 2008 from
  • www.liberal-international.org/newsletter.asp?ia_id=1552
  • 6.Newsmaker . Retrieved October 13, 2008 from
  • www.newsmakingnews.com/archive3,8,05.htm