Government of New Brunswick

October 22, 2021
Women’s Council calls on government to withdraw directives prohibiting land acknowledgements

June 11, 2020
Women’s Council launches digital COVID-19 resource library

June 10, 2020
A statement from the New Brunswick Women’s Council

April 16, 2019
Women’s Council asks government to share plans to eliminate gender-discrimination in wages

March 26, 2019
Council concerned provincial budget will disproportionately affect women

December 4, 2018
Women’s council responds to government’s agenda

November 29, 2018
Women’s council releases data on organizations serving and advocating for women

October 29, 2018
Women’s Council releases Resonate findings focused on individuals belonging to gender minorities

October 22, 2018
Women’s Council provides advice to party leaders before start of new legislative session.

September 13, 2018
Women’s Council releases first report back on findings from its public engagement initiative, Resonate 

September 12, 2018
Women’s Council announces forum with party leaders on women’s equality issues

January 25, 2018
Women’s Council urges government to broaden domestic violence and intimate partner violence leave amendment

December 21, 2017
Women’s Council welcomes release of government’s unfounded review and commitment to further action

December 8, 2017
Women’s Council expresses support for amendments to Insurance Act

November 7, 2017
Council denounces misogynist political cartoon, calls on party leaders to do same

October 24, 2017
Women’s Council seeks issue updates during new legislative session

October 20, 2017
Women’s Council expresses support for workplace violence amendment

October 17, 2017
Women’s Council launches public engagement initiative

July 11, 2017
Women’s Council recognizes release of gender-based analysis tool, recommends further public disclosure as next steps

June 7, 2017
Women’s Council calls for further details on government’s Family Plan

May 18, 2017
An open letter from the Co-chairs of the New Brunswick Women’s Council on the proclamation of the New Brunswick Women’s Council Act

April 5, 2017
Women’s Council applauds plan for universal coverage of Mifegymiso 

March 29, 2017
Women’s Council welcomes gender-based incentives for political parties, recommends additional measures

March 17, 2017
Women’s Council welcomes changes to New Brunswick’s Human Rights Act

February 20, 2017
Women’s Council releases response to government’s Family Plan Framework

February 17, 2017
Women’s Council supports introduction of Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Act

February 9, 2017
Women’s Council calls for immediate response to sexual violence in New Brunswick

February 7, 2017
Women’s Council applauds growing movement to increase the number of women participating in New Brunswick politics, calls for changes to political process

December 12, 2016
Statement from the co-chairs of the New Brunswick Women’s Council on the introduction of the Act Respecting The Residential Tenancies Act and the Ombudsman Act

December 12, 2016
2015-2016 Annual Report now available

December 5, 2016
Women’s Council looks forward to quick, effective implementation of midwifery in NB healthcare

October 6, 2016
Women’s Council advises action is required to ensure access to medical abortion

Originally published by the Times & Transcript on September 30, 2016
Commentary by Beth Lyons, 
Increased investment in childcare would serve province well

August 31, 2016
Women’s Council supports report’s call for public investment in child care infrastructure

July 8, 2016
Forum Eager to Continue Work as Women’s Council

June 8, 2016
A statement from the Co-Chairs of the Voices of New Brunswick Women Consensus-Building Forum on changes to support trans persons in New Brunswick

May 17, 2016
Forum Supports the New Brunswick Women's Council Act

March 8, 2016
An update from the Voices of New Brunswick Women Consensus-Building Forum

December 14, 2015
Women’s Forum seeks release of findings of Strategic Program Review’s impact analyses

September 21, 2015
National Coalition of Provincial and Territorial Advisory Councils on the Status of Women launches Voter Card during 2015 Election

April 24, 2015
Voices Forum Selects New Co-Chairs, Meets with Premier Gallant

April 2, 2015
Voices Forum Welcomes Funding Announcement, Hires Executive Director

September 2, 2014
Voices of New Brunswick Women Consensus-Building Forum joins with Aboriginal and public leaders and Human Rights Watch