NDP Status of Women critic Niki Ashton and the Native Women's Association of Canada are calling on the Conservative government to act on violence against women. They will hold a press conference on Parliament Hill at 1 p.m. ET.
CBCNews.ca will be carrying their remarks live.
- Mobile users, watch the press conference here.
The association also announced that they have delivered more than 23,000 signatures to the House of Commons in support of a national public inquiry into the more than 600 murdered and missing Aboriginal women in Canada.