Links for Sources and Further Readings

2020-2021

Note: the information presented covers sources and suggested readings from both projects and social media campaigns

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16 days of activism against gendered violence 2020

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Day 10

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Day 8
  • Women Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence & Traumatic Brain Injury: Helping the Helpers by Addressing Gaps in Knowledge & Support : Under “Webinars” - by Dr. Angela Colantonio and Lin Haag

  • IPV & TBI

  • Domestic Violence-Related Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries in Women

  • Mind Over Matter Magazine - By the Women's Brain Health Organization - Volume 10 pages 40-41

  • Traumatic Brain Injury and Domestic Violence

Day 7
  • Women and HIV in Canada

  • HIV/AIDS on rise for Canadian women

  • Gender-Based Violence and HIV in Canada - WHAI

  • How one Jamaican organization is empowering adolescent girls living with HIV

  • Women lead to reduce the impact of HIV and gender-based violence in the Middle East and North Africa

  • Rape of individuals with disability: AIDS and the folk belief of virgin cleansing

  • Assessing the impact of mass rape on the incidence of HIV in conflict-affected countries

Day 6
  • LGBTQ2+ Youth Priorities for Addressing Gender- Based Violence

  • Canada: Discrimination and Violence against Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Women and Gender Diverse and Two Spirit People 

  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans & Queer identified People and Mental Health

  • Maps   Maps of anti-LGBT Laws Country by Country

  • LGBTQ2+ Youth & Gender-Based Violence Report

  • Government of Canada Announces Funding to Support LGBTQ2 Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence

Day 5
  • Factsheet on Persons with Disabilities | United Nations Enable

  • Intersectionality as a modus operandi for violence against women work

  • Fighting for the rights of disAbled women

  • Violent victimization of women with disabilities, Canada Statistics

  • DAWN-RAFH :: Fact Sheet on Women with Disabilities and Violence

Day 4
  • Black women and sexual violence: visibility and  stigmatization (FR) : (Language: French)

  • Q&A: Author Robyn Maynard on Anti-Black Racism, Misogyny, and Policing in Canada

  • Roots and Resistance Webinar  is a webinar that will explore in depth conversations about the connections between sexual violence, state violence, and healing from collective and individual sexual abuse and trauma for Black survivors.

  • Pioneers long before #MeToo went viral: Intersectionality, Black Women and Sexual Violence (Bilingual) : Webinar by  Kharoll-Ann Souffrant (go to “Webinars”--> “Recordings of Past Sessions”--> “Oct.28”)

Day 3
  •  Shaya MacDonald Webinar: For their “Indigenous Womxn, Gender Equity During a Pandemic” 

  • Shaya MacDonald – On the Indian Act, Sex-Based Discrimination and Reconciliation

  • Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

  • "Indigenous women are preyed on at horrifying rates. I was one of them" by Brandi Morin 

Day 2
  • Helplines for women experiencing violence at home report dramatic increases in calls during COVID-19 pandemic

  • A Gender Lens on COVID-19: Pandemics and Violence against Women and Children

  • Calls to Canadian domestic violence helplines jump during pandemic

Day 1
  • Why gender-based violence is a public health issue

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International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women 2020

  • Canadian Statistics on violence against women - Canadian Women's Foundation

  • Violence against women: an urgent public health priority - Bulletin of the World Health Organization

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National Child Day 2020

  • Women Heroes of Child Health

  • Remembering the Female Clinicians Who Revolutionized Pediatric Cardiology

  • National Childs Day

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World Diabetes Day 2020

  • Women in Diabetes - History

  • Diabetes has health effects unique to women

  • World Diabetes Day - Nurses make the difference

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World Pneumonia Day 2020

  • Learn more about Lady Montagu

  • About "Stop Pneumonia" initiative

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Other Readings

  • Celebrating 10 women medical pioneers

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