Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a trailblazer who fought for gender equality as a lawyer and became a beloved hero of the progressive movement as a justice, died on Friday of complications from pancreatic cancer.
Great to see that of the 260+ participants who attended the recent Virtual Summit on "Cultural Change in Long-Term Care in Quebec" that Penny Rankin and I were joined by many other MCW members.
Every year, 160 million people worldwide contemplate suicide and, tragically, 800,000 of them die by suicide. On average, suicides claim the lives of 12 Canadians per day, totalling over 4,000 deaths per year of which 1,100 are from Quebec residents.
Starting Thursday, September 3rd, the MCW will be rebranding!
All crises have gendered impacts – simply put, they affect women and men, girls and boys in different ways.
Government Affairs and Advocacy have been busy promoting actions that will enhance the Montreal Council of Women's mission.