December 6th - The National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

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December 6thThe National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

December 6 is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women in Canada. Established in 1991 by the Parliament of Canada, this day marks the anniversary of the murders in 1989 of 14 young women at l'École Polytechnique de Montréal. They died because they were women.  Click here http://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/commemoration/vaw-vff/remembrance-commemoration-en.html to visit the Government of Canada’s Status of Women / December 6th website.