How to Participate

Ending violence starts with respect. Let’s tell a new story about the strength and contributions of Indigenous women.

Be part of the campaign. Share your story. Recognize and honour Indigenous women who are part of your network, community or organization, and help inspire recognition and respect for thousands of Indigenous women across Canada.

Share the story of an Indigenous woman you admire using #EndViolenceWithRespect

Remember: Everyone’s story is their own. Every experience is different. If you aren’t sure whether someone wants to be recognized, please check with them first.

Download a frame that describes an Indigenous woman you know – or yourself!

She Is...

Strong. Resilient. Inspiring. Wise. Nurturing. Trailblazing. Compassionate.

Indigenous women have always been strong and by listening to their words, acknowledging their experiences, and learning about their unique challenges, we can together take steps towards respect and equality.




Learn more

What is the right term to use, Indigenous or Aboriginal? What is a treaty?
How do I find out which traditional Indigenous territory/territories I am living in or visiting?
Find answers and ask questions of your own.