Send us a message

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Contact Info

PO Box 21503
1424 Commercial Dr.
Vancouver, BC Canada V5L 5G2

(236) 878-2564

Learning and Knowledge Exchanges

This webpage is a centralized hub for resources related to Gender-Based Violence (GBV) from organizations across British Columbia, as well as key national and international research. We will continue to update this webpage as further resources become available.
  • Category

  • Language

  • Year

  • Accessibility format

  • Type of resource

  • Reset Search
Gladue and You


This plain language booklet describes Gladue principles that judges must apply at bail or sentencing when an Indigenous person is charged with a crime. It explains: Gladue factors; colonialism and systemic discrimination; how Gladue principles are applied in court; the difference between Gladue submissions and Gladue reports.

Click here for the resource >

Are We Ready to Change? A Lawyer’s Guide to Keeping Women and Children Safe in BC’s Family Law System


This report, with a focus on the voices of women survivors, provide an opportunity for lawyers and the legal system in BC to improve its response to family violence. It also provides some practical considerations for lawyers around screening and safety planning, and highlights areas of the Family Law Act that would benefit from thoughtful analysis, law reform, and/or strategic litigation.

Click here for the resource >