On March 8, 2017, while sitting in the House of Commons, delegates took the opportunity to raise the issue of violence against women in Canada in front of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, members of all parties, and the Right Honourable Kim Campbell. Watch their statements.
Natasha Kornak, delegate from Calgary Confederation, pushes for changes to the Alberta education curriculum to include sexualized violence and consent. Her organization, Right2Know, provides information to survivors, education on consent, outlines a new vision for sex-education and lobbies government and other key players for changes. Check out some of the news stories about her here or sign her petition.