Full Legislative History
Resolution Number: 2012-A139
Title: Endorse Efforts Against Gender Violence
Legislative Action Taken: Concurred
Final Text:

Resolved, That the 77th General Convention affirm the Letter to the Churches of the Anglican Communion from the Primates of the Anglican Communion following their Primates Meeting in Dublin, Ireland, January 24–30, 2011, concerning gender-based violence, including endorsing and implementing the actions put forth in the statement; and be it further

Resolved, That parishes and dioceses be encouraged to participate in annual awareness campaigns about gender violence; and be it further

Resolved, That the Department of Global Partnership identify and disseminate resources about gender violence and promote their use by dioceses and parishes.

Citation: General Convention, Journal of the General Convention of...The Episcopal Church, Indianapolis, 2012 (New York: General Convention, 2012), p. 184.