Recent Headlines and Updates

The Canadian Women's Foundation frequently speaks out on issues related to gender equality in Canada. Read some of the most recent headlines and Foundation updates below.

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Foundation Update

We are accepting proposals for Annual Violence Prevention grants until February 6, 2017. See the guidelines.

January 23, 2017

Interested in joining the Foundation's Board of Directors? See the Call for Nominations.

December 12

VIDEO: What do carols have to do with consent? Watch: 

Foundation update:

With great sadness, we say goodbye to Kay Sigurjonsson, one of our founding mothers. Read about Kay's extraordinary life.

December 7, 2016