Gendered Dissent Workshop

On May 12-13, 2014, Julie Shugarman and Pam Cross presented on a panel with the Barbra Schlifer Clinic and FAFIA at the Gendered Dissent workshop hosted by the Institute for Feminist Legal Studies at Osgoode Law School.  The final report of the workshop participants can be viewed here.…

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Workshop Towards a More Inclusive Maternity/Paternal Benefits Regime

For the last three years, NAWL has been exploring ways of improving maternity and parental benefits for women living outside Québec. The NAWL Working Group has had several in-depth discussions on this issue, did extensive research on existing literature in Québec, Canada and abroad, and has consulted widely with women across Canada. On May 10,…

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Workshops on Pay Equity

In the spring of 2005, NAWL began a series of popular legal education workshops around women’s equality in the workforce and the federal pay equity system. Our goal: to share information with women’s organizations about the current pay equity framework, to learn from women’s experiences, and to mobilize different communities to lobby the federal government.…

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Family Law Workshop

From a NAWL Workshop on Women and Family Law Reform held in Ottawa in October 1988 bringing together representations of Canadian and American feminist organizations concerned about family law and family policy issues including joint custody, mandatory mediation, access enforcement, father’s rights in adoption, domestic violence and child sexual abuse. [pdf-embedder url=”https://nawl.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/ISBN0829049454.pdf” title=”Family Law Workshop”]…

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Women and Criminal Justice Issues

Contains summaries of workshops on procedure and evidence, sentencing and punishment, criminal justice resources and the legislative agenda and a paper intended for promoting discussion. [pdf-embedder url=”https://nawl.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/ISBN0920853862-compressed.pdf” title=”Women and Criminal Justice Issues”]…

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