Canadian Federation of University women

               Truro branch

 
 

As Linda MacDonald said about the conference,“Well it was quite a time wasn’t it!  Herstoric I would say.”

Both MacDonald & Sarson have worked tirelessly on the resolution “Criminalization of Non-state Actor Torture.”  Now that it has passed at the AGM, the CFUW will urge the Government of Canada “to amend, immediately, the Criminal Code of Canada to include torture committed by private individuals and organizations, (non-state actors) as a specific and distinct criminal offence.”