Print Friendly Version of this pagePrint Get a PDF version of this webpagePDF

Mandatory Gender Sensitivity Training for Judges - 1994

Category:LEGISLATION
Sub-Category:SOCIAL - ABUSED WOMEN & CHILDREN/PORNOGRAPHY
Resolution Number:100.41.22
Club:Ottawa
Year: 1994
Status:Open
Reaffirmed:
Comments:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario reaffirm Resolution 1992 (Res 100.41.16) to petition the Government of Ontario to establish compulsory training courses for judges on gender-based social and economic inequities and gender bias; these courses to be conducted by trained professional in the fields of sexual assault, family abuse and violence against women and include input from women who have experienced these assaults.

 

©BPW Ontario www.bpwontario.com

Article ID: 4041

Welcome to BPW Ontario's new Resolutions Database. We are still working out some kinks, thank you for your patience. Questions, contact Laura Noble.