Ending Gender Based Violence

The Anti.Violence.Project (AVP) is committed to addressing and ending gender-based violence on campus and beyond.

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Prevention. Support. Action

We strive to provide anti-oppressive and sex-positive services, advocacy and action on-campus and off to people of all genders, in partnership and collaboration, in order to address and resist gender-based and all forms of violence.

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AVP has new posters!

AVP has new posters, with the help of Uvic men against rape! You may have seen them around campus, with slogans such as….

Art by meg neufeld

Rape: What’s With This Word?

A discussion on the casual use of the word “rape”…


Stolen Sisters Memorial March – Saturday Feb 14th

On February 14th, please come out and help us to remember and honour Indigenous women who have gone missing and been murdered…


Creative ways to ask to kiss (or be kissed by) someone

You have lips, I have lips. I might want to kiss you but let’s use our lips to talk about it first…


Red Umbrella Rally on December 17th

The Red Umbrella March is happening on Wednesday, December 17th. Join AVP in solidarity with sex workers and their allies in the movement to end laws and unjust policing that prevent sex workers from reporting violence…

Two guys talk about the steps of consent on screen

UVic, let’s get consensual

Check out our latest video, that we made for Sexualized Violence Awareness Week, outlining the six steps of consent…

Ending gender based violence