Violence Prevention Charter Commitment

We therefore declare our commitment and intent to work in partnership towards achieving a just and peaceful country free of all forms of violence. We recognize that this commitment has real implications for our policies, programs, practices and actions. Our willingness to make this commitment indicates our sense of collective and personal responsibility for the present and future health, social and economic well being of Canadians.
This is to certify that on the 23 rd day of October, in the year 2017
Christiane Sadeler
Signed the Violence Prevention Charter and committed to the following actions to build a Canada free of violence.
The WRCPC commits to continuing its work in violence prevention as part of our 40 year violence prevention plan and smartoncrime.ca approach. We also commit to doing so always in collaboration because we are strongest when we work together. We support a violence prevention approach that reduces the risks of and increases the resiliencies to crime, violence and insecurity. WHY? Because we are inspired to work for social justice and positive change by addressing the root causes of crime. Our orientation is focused on future generations and healing not punishment. Signed on behalf of the WRCPC, May 30, 2014 www.preventingcrime.ca