Celebrate International Women’s Day

See part 1 of series - IntroductionSee part 2 of series - Quiz  Celebrate In 1977, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution calling on member states to proclaim a day for women's rights and international peace. Following the United Nations' lead, Canada chose March 8 as International Women's Day. Each year at this time, Canadians celebrate progress toward equality for women and their full participation, reflect on the challenges and barriers that remain, and consider future … [Read more...]

Today is International Women’s Day

{Click here to view yesterdays introduction post} Did you know? There's a lot to know about Canada's rural, remote and Northern communities and the women who live in them. Take this quiz to learn some interesting facts. … [Read more...]

Healthy Living – March 8th is International Women’s Day

Women across Canada are as diverse as the communities they live in.  This year's theme for International Women's Day and International Women's Week celebrates women's roles in the economic prosperity of rural, remote and Northern regions. … [Read more...]