NAWL hosts introductory workshop on feminist law reform with national feminist, equality-seeking organizations in Ottawa

Twenty (20) representatives of thirteen (13) national feminist, equality seeking organizations and allies participated in an introductory workshop on feminist law reform convened at the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Social Sciences. Participants included a diverse range of senior and junior organizational representatives, as well as feminist law students. The morning session of the workshop, […]

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Workshop Towards a More Inclusive Maternity/Paternal Benefits Regime

Vers des prestations de maternité et des prestations parentales plus inclusives 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, […]

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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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