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ACTEW -- A Commitment to Training and Employment for Women

A Women's Training Community brings women's training providers together to share information and network online

Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies (CAEF
A federation of societies which works with, and on behalf of, women involved with the justice system, particularly women in conflict with the law.

Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW)
A voluntary, non-profit, self-funded bilingual organization of over 10,000 women university graduates. CFUW/FCFDU members are active in public affairs, working to raise the social, economic and legal status of women, as well as to improve education, the environment, peace, justice and human rights.

Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women (CRIAW)
National NGO committed to advancing the position of women in society, to encouraging research about the reality of women's lives and to affirming the diversity of women's experience.

Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
A voluntary national organization working to improve the health and lives of girls and women in Canada and the world by collecting, producing, distributing and sharing knowledge, ideas, education, information, resources, strategies and inspirations.

DAWN Ontario: DisAbled Women's Network
A feminist organization promoting social justice, human rights & the advancement of equality rights through education, research, advocacy, coalition-building, resource development, & information technology. Our mission is to generate knowledge, information and skills to advance the inclusion, citizenship, human rights and equality of women and girls with disabilities. We work to illuminate the causes & multidimensional consequences of the growing inequality of wealth, income, power & opportunity in Canada; and to move this critical national problem onto the front burner of Canadian politics and public discourse. We do this by facilitating ongoing debates on fundamental and provocative issues as well as by building the individual and organizational capacities of those working for women's empowerment and social justice.

Feminist Alliance for International Action Alliance (FAFIA)
A dynamic coalition of over 50 Canadian women’s equality-seeking and related organizations.1 FAFIA’s mandate is to further women’s equality in Canada through domestic implementation of its’ international human rights commitments.

National Association of Women and the Law (NAWL)
A Canadian non-profit organization that has worked to improve the legal status of women in Canada through law reform since 1974

UNPAC Women & Economy Project
A comprehensive website devoted to women's experiences in the economy. Stats, articles, and activities on women and globalization, childcare, paid and unpaid work, the wage gap, economics 101, economic alternatives, women and poverty, and more..

An Internet campaign for equal access, equal participation, and an equal voice in communication technologies.

Womyn's Voices
An 18 month project to strengthen women’s involvement in policy development and public education on equality issues affected by the use of ICTs, and work towards enshrining women’s equality perspectives in strategies developed for new and emerging ICT issues, policies, and programs.

  1. ACTEW -- A Commitment to Training and Employment for Women
  2. Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies (CAEFS)
  3. Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW)
  4. Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women (CRIAW)
  5. Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
  6. DAWN Ontario: DisAbled Women's Network
  7. Feminist Alliance for International Action Alliance (FAFIA)
  8. National Association of Women and the Law (NAWL)
  9. UNPAC Women & Economy Project
10. Womenspace & Womyn's Voices
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