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GBV, SHE-covery, and empowering women

June 25, 2020

Talking with Katherine O’Neill from YWCA Edmonton and Jan Reimer of Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters (ACWS)

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Edmonton Transit Announces A Gender-Based Approach

March 17, 2020

On March 12 at Kathleen Andrews Transit Garage, Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) announced their unique gender-based approach to further enhance…

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Family Violence

November 17, 2019

Family violence impacts everyone, not just the victims and the perpetrator. It has been said that family violence doesn’t discriminate;…

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Gender Based Violence and FCM

June 10, 2019
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International Womens Day

March 8, 2019
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Safety on Public Transit, taxis and ride sharing

February 13, 2019

I heard from women during the Uber debate that safety is one of the concerns they had. They felt it was important that Criminal record checks were in place before someone could be licensed and the same standard applies to all drivers including taxi cabs.

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2019 Womens Scorecard

January 31, 2019
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UN Safe Cities

October 25, 2018

Last week I attended UN Women Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces Global Leaders Forum which included much discussion on…

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International Womens Day 2018

March 8, 2018
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Women’s Initiative

October 20, 2015

Edmonton has a rich history of incredible, strong women who believed that they could make a difference in their world.…

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