Author: Andrea Gunraj

Andrea Gunraj

Andrea is Vice President of Public Engagement at the Canadian Women's Foundation.

In Short: What the new “Unfinished Business” Report Says

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Get a summary of this important report, which asseses federal policy and programs supporting women and gender equality in Canada. It will be submitted to the UN Women Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia before a review of the Beijing Platform 25 years after it first happened.


Vote for Gender Equality: 2019 Federal Election

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On October 21, 2019, Canada will hold a federal election. People who are eligible to vote will elect a member of Parliament to represent their riding in the House of Commons.

In the lead-up period, candidates in the 338 ridings across Canada will campaign to win votes.

This is a critical opportunity to ask your riding’s candidates what they and their party are planning to do to strengthen gender equality if they win the election.


Votez pour l’égalité des genres : Élections fédérales 2019

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Le 21 octobre 2019, le Canada tiendra des élections fédérales. Les personnes en droit de voter éliront un député qui représentera leur circonscription à la Chambre des communes.

Dans la période qui précède les élections, les candidats des 338 circonscriptions réparties partout au Canada mènent une campagne afin de récolter le plus grand nombre possible de voix. C’est l’occasion rêvée de demander au candidat de votre circonscription ce qu’ils, lui et son parti, ont l’intention de faire pour parvenir à l’égalité des genres, s’ils gagnent les élections.


3 Things I Can’t Wait for at Women Deliver 2019

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When I go to Vancouver this June and find my sheroes, I’ll be paying attention to them in a very different way.



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