January 2, 2020

So it is good news when the Global Gender Gap Report states that will take 99.5 years to achieve gender parity worldwide, down from 108 years in the 2018 index? We are slowly getting there but there is lots of work to be done.  See the Global news article.

January 2, 2020

WTC had an amazing year in 2019!  But there is still much work to do be done locally and internationally.   There is much momentum and we need to continue to press for women's equality in all spheres of life.  the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Dec...

When it comes to making decisions about how things happen in our cities, who has the power to make those decisions? Tiffany Muller Myrdahl, a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies and the Urban Studies Program, asks this question a...

December 10, 2019

Today, we’re proud to celebrate International Human Rights Day. December 10th (1948) marks the date that the UN Declaration of Human Rights was adopted. Learn about the women who shaped the Universal Declaration. 

November 25, 2019

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign to challenge violence against women and girls. The campaign runs every year from 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 December, Human Right...

Canada’s federal election will be held on October 21, 2019. What will parties vying for your vote do to boost equity for ALL diverse women, girls, and trans and non-binary people.  The Canadian Women's Foundation is asking what they will do about key gender equality is...

October 10, 2019

In order to vote at WTC's upcoming AGM, all members must renew their $10 yearly membership. We would like to take this opportunity to remind you that we are a volunteer-run, not-for-profit organization and that your membership, or a donation of any amount, helps sustai...

September 30, 2019

Building on our momentum from the Feminists Deliver Conference, we will gather to hear from the parties on how they’ll respond to our priorities and share our values. Federal elections take place on October 21. Advance polls Oct. 11. We want you to be informed!  It's c...

September 17, 2019

September 17, 2019

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