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Jan 21, 2021

Towards a Nuclear Weapons Free World Petition e-3028

Petition e-3028 has been endorsed by the NCWC (National Council of Women). Put forward by Elizabeth May, it calls upon the Government of Canada to accede to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons thereby…

Dec 30, 2020

Trailblazing women among new Order of Canada appointments

Rideau Hall names new companions, officers and members of the order.

Dec 21, 2020

MCW urges Members to support Petition-8803: Strengthening standards in effect in residential and long-term care facilities (CHSLDs)

As a Federate member of the Provincial Council of Women of Quebec, the MCW urges you to participate and encourage others to join in signing a petition crafted by the PCWQ  and the Provincial University Women's Clubs.

Dec 18, 2020

Unequal burden: how the COVID-19 pandemic is adding to women’s workloads

The COVID-19 pandemic, and the economic downturn it has caused, have hit everyone hard. But the impact has not been spread equally.

Dec 17, 2020

The MCW launches the MCW Journal of a Pandemic 2020

The "MCW Journal of a Pandemic 2020" is a collection of personal testimonials generously submitted by our members.

Dec 10, 2020

Advocacy groups pressure Visa, Mastercard to cut ties with porn company MindGeek

The letter from more than 40 signatories comes as the government has promised new legislation to crack down on child pornography and hateful content on various internet platforms.