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NCWC’s 125th Anniversary – 1893-2018

    An organization of women working together since 1893 advocating for the welfare of women, the family and the community, raising funds for important projects and presenting proposals for change, briefs and resolutions to local, provincial and federal governments.


Working together,
  Women make a difference!


NCWC empowers women to work together to improve the quality of life for women, families and society through a forum of member organizations and individuals. We are affiliated with UN Women and ICW.  We raise money through donations for projects through our charitable organizations and provide receipts.
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GREETINGS FROM THE PRESIDENT OF NCWC and read about our news and our latest correspondence on various topics of concern that we send to the Canadian Government and other organizations.  Find out about NCWC’s COMMON PROGRAM FOR 2017-2019, “Eliminating Poverty Through Life Skills Education and Women’s Empowerment.”


Join us! Become a MEMBER of an organization for women that continues to make a difference! For information, EMAIL us or contact a LOCAL or a PROVINCIAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN in your area.  MAKE DONATIONS to our Charitable Organizations to help fund our projects.  Look below at videos in the “VIDEO GALLERY” and photos of our AGMs, events and history in the “PHOTO GALLERY.”  


Find out about our upcoming events, read our current NEWSLETTER, discover some important issues that concern us and visit our FACEBOOK page to add your comments. Click on the words in blue inside the four boxes below to learn more.


           126th NCWC AGM & CONFERENCE             

Date: June 14-16, 2019   Place: The Viscount Gort Hotel, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Package: AGM 2019 Registration Package – TBA



Current Issue:  The NCWC Newsletter                 Next Issue of Newsletter:  May 15, 2019            Deadline for Submissions:  May 1, 2019     Editor: editornewsletter@ncwcanada.com
Past newsletters: Archives                Other: Women’s News


Issues that concern NCWC


Mental health illness costs $14 billion/year; 7th highest cost of all diseases; 2nd leading cause for hospitalization. See: Women and Mental Health                 Poverty affects 3 million Canadians.              See: NCWC Common Program 2017-2018             Other: Topics of Interest to NCWC


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View photos from NCWC’s Annual General Meeting and Conference of June 2018 and  NCWC’s Annual General Meeting and Conference of June 2017.  To view more photos taken at past NCWC AGMs and other events, click on the blue link below called “PHOTO GALLERY”.  



Call for NCWC Nominations – Nominations for President, Vice-Presidents, Treasurer, Convenors of Standing Study Committees are due no later than January 15, 2019.  The nominations forms are included in the information package posted recently and must be returned by mail.  The documents contain information on eligibility for NCWC nominations, eligibility of individuals, NCWC financial commitment, a list of the current members of the Board of Directors and Convenors and the nomination forms.  If you are interested in any of these positions or would like to recommend someone, please let us know.  If you have questions, do not hesitate to contact the Nominations Committee by email as indicated in the package.  


For details about NCWC members registration for CSW63, please read this document: Registration CSW63 Session, 2019

The registration for the CSW 63 will be open online via the United Nations Indico registration system from 9 October, 2018 to 27 January, 2019.  All attendees will have to register directly on CSW website: http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/ngo-participation/registration. Follow the instructions which will lead you to the following link: https://reg.unog.ch/user/register.  For information, NCWC members may contact Daniela Chivu, Representative, UN-CSW, National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC), email europa75@gmail.com


COMING SOON!  PayPal will be available soon to make online payments of NCWC MEMBERSHIP FEES and DONATIONS to fund NCWC projects conducted by our NCWC EDUCATION FUND and our NCWC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION.