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We Are Here: Women's Experiences of the Barriers to Reporting Sexual Assault

Grounded in the firsthand knowledge of survivors, this report explores the significant barriers to reporting sexual assault through the criminal justice system. Its aim is to inspire change in society and the justice system to make reporting a viable option for all survivors who wish to pursue it.

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produced by
West Coast LEAF and YWCA Vancouver
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last reviewed
September 2018 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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reports & documents
sexual assault, consent, Law reform, criminal justice system, criminal law, legal reform