Promoting Knowledge

2015 Ontario Domestic Violence Death Review Report CoverViolence prevention research has grown significantly in recent decades, particularly as it relates to violence against women. There has been an increasing recognition that much violence is preventable if responded to with consistent, collaborative, and multi-sector efforts. This section highlights other recent and innovative research that can contribute to knowledge and prevention efforts. 


Ontario Domestic Violence Death Review Reports





Academic Council on the United Nations System (ACUNS) Publications on Femicide 

Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety (ANROWS) Publications QUEENSLAND DVDRC PANEL

Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention) 

Latin American Model Protocol for the Investigation of Gender-Related Killings of Women 

United Nation Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Global Study on Homicide 

World Health Organization (WHO) Global Status Report on Violence Prevention