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 […]

Read more

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

16-days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

Ottawa, November 25, 2017 – CFUW and its 100 clubs across Canada are marking November 25th, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and getting involved in the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence from November 25 to December 10. CFUW clubs will be hosting a series of events and generating […]

Read more

The 19 Days Campaign

The 19 Days Campaign is a WWSF initiative launched in 2011 by the Children-Youth Section and sponsored by the Women’s World Summit Foundation – WWSF and other partners. As a multi-issue coalition of diverse partners using the 19 Days Campaign as an organizing strategy in the fight against at least one of the 19 abuse/violence […]

Read more