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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February is Black History Month

During Black History Month, Canadians celebrate the many achievements and contributions of Black Canadians who, throughout history, have done so much to make Canada the culturally diverse, compassionate and prosperous nation it is today. People of African descent have been a part of shaping Canada’s heritage and identity since the arrival of Mathieu Da Costa, […]

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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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