Where to find the WTC team this month of June


International panel hosted by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities

Join WTC board member Celene Fung as she presents the  'Women Friendly Cities Challenge,' an online library of international wise practices tied to the SDG’s, CEDAW and the New Urban Agenda.


When: June 3 @ 10:30 AM

Where: Steamworks @ 375 Water St.

Click here for more information and to RVSP

Cost: free


Women's leadership: Creating change with activism

Join panelist and WTC Co-Chair Dr. Joy Masuhara and others, at this satellite event being hosted by Mayor Kennedy Stewart and moderated by the Honourable Julia Gillard, Chair of The Global Institute for Women’s Leadership and former Australian Prime Minister. To register and for details on this and other free events hosted by the City of Vancouver, click here.


When: June 3, 6-7:30 PM

Where: VPL Central Branch, Alice McKay Room

Cost: free


Culture Night

Don’t miss this unique event happening one night only. Check out the Marketplace showcasing local women-owned businesses and organizations and enjoy all the local food and music that Culture Night has to offer.


When: June 5, from 4-9 PM

Where: Jack Poole Plaza, next to the Vancouver Convention Centre

Cost: free


Feminists Movements Panel

Hosted by Feminists Deliver. Join WTC’s founder and co-chair Ellen Woodsworth as she participates in a thought-provoking panel with members of other feminist movements.


When: June 6, at 11:00 AM

Where: 312 Main St.

Cost: free


“Making a Women Friendly City” Panel

Hosted by the City of Vancouver and moderated by Ellen Woodsworth. The panelists are WTC co-chair Dr. Joy Masuhara on the WFCC, Efrosini Drimoussis on transportation, Cheryl Nelms on Engineering, Dr.  Jackie Steele on Climate Change, and Therese Bouillard on the City of Vancouver’s Women’s Equity Strategy.


When: June 6, at 6:30 PM

Where: VPL, Central Branch

Click here for more information and to RSVP

Cost: free


Perspectives on Equity in Infrastructure Delivery networking event*

Hosted by Women in Infrastructure. Join Ellen Woodsworth and other notable panelists as they share their perspectives on equity in infrastructure delivery.


When: June 7, from 6-9 pm

Where: VPL, Central Branch, 8th and 9th floors

Cost: free


*Part of this networking event will include informal discussions with the artists from the Designing Cities Art Exhibit. The exhibit includes the work of 20 local women artists and will remain in place (VPL’s 8th floor) for all of June.


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