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Putting An End To Violence Against Women

In the Yukon, statistics show violence against women is about three times higher than in southern Canada. It's an issue that's spawned an annual education campaign to try and change attitudes and bring those numbers down.

A 12 Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women starts today and runs till December 6.

One of the people behind this year's drive is Hillary Aitken.She's the Program co-ordinator for the Victoria Faulkner Women's Centre in Whitehorse.She joined us this morning to tell us more.....

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