2. Prevention of Domestic Violence against Immigrant and Refugee Women Training Manual. 3. Developed with financial assistance from the Government of Ontario, Ontario Women Directorate (OWD). 4. . 5. . Clarification:Why Prevention of Domestic Violence Against Women?. 6. . According to the 1999 general Survey on Victimization (GSS), women are:Six times more likely to report being sexually assaulted .