Famous 5: Front L-R Louise Crummy McKinney, Nellie Letitia (Mooney) McClung; Back L-R Irene Marryat Parlby, Emily Ferguson Murphy, Henrietta Muir Edwards The Famous 5: Members of NCWC The Famous 5 are five women, truly pioneers, who in Alberta in the early part of the 20th century shaped the future of the lives [...]
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NCWC is proud of women's achievements. This section is about Canadian Women and their achievements. We will update this page regularly and welcome you to send contributions - contact us! Instructions: Click on the "+" sign below to view articles about Women's history. Library and Archives Canada: Celebrating Women's Achievements Status of Women Canada: Celebrate Women and Girls [...]
PHOTO GALLERIES Click on images below to view photo galleries of the National Council of Women. 2012 - Tea with Her Excellency Sharon Johnston 2012 - 119th AGM 2011 - 118th AGM 2005 - London Ceremony Celebrating Women NCWC Photo Album VIDEO GALLERIES [...]
The National Council of Women of Canada Media Release ELECTION 2011 Thursday April 28th, 2011 For Immediate Release: National Council of Women of Canada Urges Women to Vote May 2nd It has never been more important than right now for women in Canada to vote and make their voices heard according to Mary Scott, President [...]
National Council of Women of Canada Working together, women make a difference! NCWC is an organization of women who work together on issues that affect our families, our communities and our country, and we bring them to the attention of our government. Become a MEMBER of an organization for women [...]
Policy 2016 PDF version of Policy for 2016 LIST OF POLICY: 2016.01 CRUELTY FREE MEAT 2016.02 NATIONAL DEMENTIA STRATEGY 2016.03 MICROPLASTIC FIBRES AND PELLETS IN BODIES OF WATER 2016.04 NON-IONIZING ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION [...]
Letter 20150604 Canada's Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation June 4, 2015 The Right Honourable Stephen Harper, P.C., M.P. The Prime Minister of Canada House of Commons Ottawa ON, K1A 0A6 Dear Prime Minister: Re: Canada’s Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), in effect since 1970, is [...]
RESOLUTIONS - CURRENT LIST AND FULL DOCUMENT To view the list and full Resolution document during a specific year, click on the accordian (+) below. The National Council of Women of Canada Resolutions - 2015 MEMO TO ALL LOCAL COUNCILS, PROVINCIAL COUNCILS, STUDY GROUPS AND NATIONALLY ORGANIZED SOCIETIES This resolutions package contains 8 resolutions and 2 [...]
Parliament gets a makeover; An influx of young women could help change Canadian politics for good, writes Nancy Peckford Ottawa Citizen Fri May 6 2011 Page: A15 Section: Arguments Byline: Nancy Peckford Image makeovers - large and small - in the world of politics have a long history: Preston Manning worked on lowering his vocal [...]
Instructions: To find links to helpful Canadian resources used for our studies on Water, Housing, Women's Health, etc., click on the accordion (+) below. There are some excellent resources on the topic of water, and we feature some of them here: Ontario Water Conservation Alliance Canadian Water: Towards a New Strategy (Conference at McGill University, March 25, [...]