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Two Women Talking: Vagina Torture - video of Jeanne and I acting dual monologues we wrote for the Vagina Monologues April 2014 about two women we supported who live/lived in our local county of Colchester East Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada. - See more at: /#sthash.iuDsHnco.dpuf
Two Women Talking: Vagina Torture - video of Jeanne and I acting dual monologues we wrote for the Vagina Monologues April 2014 about two women we supported who live/lived in our local county of Colchester East Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada. - See more at: /#sthash.iuDsHnco.dpuf
Two Women Talking: Vagina Torture - video of Jeanne and I acting dual monologues we wrote for the Vagina Monologues April 2014 about two women we supported who live/lived in our local county of Colchester East Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada. - See more at: /#sthash.iuDsHnco.dpuf
Two Women Talking: Vagina Torture - video of Jeanne and I acting dual monologues we wrote for the Vagina Monologues April 2014 about two women we supported who live/lived in our local county of Colchester East Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada. - See more at: /#sthash.iuDsHnco.dpuf
Two Women Talking: Vagina Torture - video of Jeanne and I acting dual monologues we wrote for the Vagina Monologues April 2014 about two women we supported who live/lived in our local county of Colchester East Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada. - See more at: /#sthash.iuDsHnco.dpuf

Human Rights Education - video of Jeanne educating a grade 7 classroom of students in Nova Scotia, Canada about their human rights.

French CBC tv interview - 5m56s

CPAC House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights - testimony related to prostitution, July 2014

Two Women Talking: Vagina Torture - video of Jeanne and I acting dual monologues we wrote for Vagina Monlogues 2014 about two women's lives who endured non-State torture who live/lived in our local community Colchester East Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Orange Day Non-State Torture and Violence Women and Girls February 21, 2014

Orange Day SayNo UNiTE January 25th access to justice. Persons who have endured non-State torture deserve non-discriminatory legislation. 

Wearing Orange to Stop Violence against Women and Girls. Sexualized violence is not sex, it is an assault, it is rape, and it can be torture. 

Lenore Zann, MLA, reading her statement in the House of Assembly, Nova Scotia, Canada, December 5, 2013 commemorating The Montreal Massacre as she speaks about violence against women, including non-State torture.

Lenore Zann, MLA, Hansard report of her statement in the House of Assembly, Nova Scotia, during the session on violence against women which includes addressing non-State torture. The article we wrote that Lenore refers to is: Defining Torture by Non-State Actors in the Canadian Private Sphere. (2009, Winter). First Light, 29-33.

Peter MacKay, Canadian Minister of Justice, responding to a reporter's question about amending the Criminal Code of Canada to include non-State torture. Starts at about 6 minutes in the video.  

"YOU First" presentation on non-State torture and human trafficking, a fund raising event for the Women's Resource Centre on September 28, Truro, NS. Excerpts of the presentation were recorded - video

IFUW Plenary Session - Case Study: Are Women and Girls "No One"?  access the plenary paper

Linda receives Excellence in Nursing Practice Award

NGO discussion following UN Geneva Universal Periodic Review of Canada - Article CFUW at the Periodic Review of Canada: The UN in Geneva 

CSW 57 Side Event - Live webcast of Guidelines to Measure Violence Agianst Women - Linda asking question about non-State torture at 1:09:28 minutes.

Linda MacDonald reading the Oral Statement of the CFUW and the National Council of Women Canada (NCWC) at the UN CSW57. Written copy of CFUW and NCWC Oral Statement for UN CSW57 2013

Intervention at the Prepatory Panel 2013 made by Jeanne at the 56 th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women: 47:28 - 49.11 minute mark

Non-state torture - Planning session for CSW 2013 - Theme Violence Against Women - 47:32-49:11 minute mark

Spillover violence - Side event Change Makers and Peacekeepers Journey Towards Equal Representation of Women - 1:12:42 - 1:13:55 minute mark

At the 20th Session of the Human Rights Council, Geneva Switzerland, at 3:45 p.m. on June 22, 2012 this statement: Women must have the Non-derogable Human Right to be Free from Torture Perpetrated by Non-State Actors in the Domestic/Private Sphere, was read aloud. WEBCAST: Watch the video of the statement being delivered by International Federation University Women (IFUW) Representative, Hellevi Perraudin.

Susan Russell speaking at the CFUW AGM 2011 in St John's Newfoundland on the resolution on non-State torture - which was passed and is now CFUW policy. See page 167 of CFUW Policy Book.

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