Rural Women Survey – Executive Summary

The Priority Theme for the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62 2018), held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 12 to 23 March 2018 is Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls. In preparation for CFUW’s participation, The International […]

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The Gender Wage Gap in Ontario

What is it? The gender wage gap is the difference between wages earned by men and wages earned by women. The gap can be measured in various ways, but the most common method is to look at full–time, full year wages. It is also possible to measure the gender wage gap on the basis of […]

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October is Women’s History Month

October is Women’s History Month in Canada! It’s a time us to celebrate women’s achievements and recognize the trailblazing women who have shaped our country and way of life. This year’s theme is #ClaimYourPlace. As we continue our quest for equality and inclusion in all areas of Canadian life, we need to honour and celebrate […]

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