The 16 Days of Activism is an annual international campaign on gender based violence that kicks off on 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and runs until 10 December, Human Rights Day. This year, CADV chose to focus on messaging for children and adolescents. We’ve proudly produced six public education videos which addressed […]READ MORE
As we start the 16 days of activism to end violence against women and girls, there is no denying that 2020 has been a year of challenge and uncertainty. The Covid-19 pandemic, and the resulting lockdown, is causing untold economic, social, and psychological hardships to everyone. Everywhere, including in Trinidad and Tobago, reports of domestic […]READ MORE
The CADV acknowledges the tremendous support of ANSA McAL Group of Companies as they continue to support the work of the Coalition. A state of the art printer and laptop were generously gifted to the organization to be used towards fulfilling CADV’s mission to end Domestic Violence in Trinidad and Tobago. Evidence shows that crises such as […]READ MORE
The CADV is mostly comprised of individuals and organisations addressing the concerns of violence in the society. We try to be representative of both rural and urban areas. Our programmes support and involve persons of all racial, social, religious and economic groups, ages and lifestyles. We oppose the use of physical, emotional, psychological, sexual, financial and spiritual violence as a means of control over others. We support wholesome family life, equality in relationships, and the concept of helping people to assume control over their own lives.