Post Tagged with: "Sexual Misconduct"

CAF-DND Sexual misconduct class action lawsuit settlement approved by Federal Court

February 11, 2020 at 3:12 pm

DND On 25 November 2019, the Federal Court of Canada approved the Final Settlement Agreement (FSA) of a class action lawsuit related to sexual misconduct in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF)-Department of National Defence (DND). The settlement includes all former and current CAF members, DND employees, and Staff of the Non-Public Funds, Canadian Forces who experienced sexual assault, sexual harassment, and/ or discrimination based on gender, sex, gender identity or sexual orientation in connection withRead More

Sexual misconduct hearing announced

August 20, 2019 at 2:42 pm

DND OTTAWA, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ – While not admitting liability, the Government of Canada has agreed to a settlement regarding class action lawsuits initiated by seven former members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) on behalf of current and former members of the CAF and current and former employees of the Department of National Defence (DND) and/or Staff of the Non-Public Funds, Canadian Forces, who experienced sexual harassment, sexual assault or discrimination based onRead More

Respect in the CAF expected to have lasting impact

July 9, 2019 at 10:06 am

Cliff Kenyon Facilitators from PSP Health Promotion are pleased with the response to workshops they have held to combat sexual misconduct in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). The one-day workshops called Respect in the CAF are part of Operation Honour launched in 2015. “We get the opportunity to engage with the members about it (sexual misconduct), and hope the conversations had between members will provide insight to new perspectives. Through this process we hope toRead More