February 28, 2019

City staff recommends that diversity on City's Advisory Committees better reflect the diversity of the City's residents! This is great news as the City begins to apply a gendered-intersectional lens to their initiatives!  Click here for the staff report.

February 22, 2019

The new BC “Budget recommits to implement equity analysis of new provincial government programs through a GBA+ framework.” Key items in the budget include some funding for affordable childcare, housing and poverty reduction.  Click on the provincial budget announcement...

February 20, 2019

Today, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) and Status of Women Canada, with partners Equal Voice and the Canadian Women Foundation announced the launch of their latest partnership addressing gender parity in office at the local level: Toward Parity.  Click...

January 17, 2019

Women Transforming Cities will be marching at the 2019 Women's March! Come join us and we'll march together! 

Meeting place:  Corner of Georgia St / Hornby (the Art Gallery side) Look for our WTC banner.

Date: January 19, 2019
Time: 9:45 am

January 2, 2019

Next step in the new year is to lobby the new Mayor and Council to follow through on their commitments to gender intersectional actions to create a Women Friendly City. Women Transforming Cities ensured the election of a feminist Mayor and eight of the ten Councillors...

November 26, 2018

From 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 December, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign is a time to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the worl...

November 19, 2018

Today marks the beginning of Gender-based Analysis Plus (GBA+) Awareness Week (November 19-23, 2018) The theme is GBA+ Benefits Everyone, highlighting that when we apply a GBA+ approach, we ensure that benefits are equally enjoyed by everyone — regardless of sex, gende...

The Vancouver City Planning Commission (VCPC) invites you to join us for the 2018 Summit on the theme of “A City for All,” on December 4, 2018. Building off of last year's Resilience Summit, the intent of the Summit is to explore how diversity, inclusion and reconcilia...

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