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Statement on Roe v. Wade

June 27, 2022

June 27, 2022 CANADIAN FEDERATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN (CFUW) STANDS WITH WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA The Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW), an organization founded in 1919 working to improve the status of women by promoting human rights, public education, social justice, and peace in Canada and abroad, is deeply concerned over…


Joint Statement from Canadian organizations on Special Immigration Measures for Afghan Nationals

June 15, 2022

CFUW is proud to join the Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan, the Afghan Youth Engagement and Development Initiative, the Afghan Women’s Centre of Montreal, Northern Lights Canada, Women Living Under Muslim Laws, the Canadian International Learning Foundation, Hazara Women Organization, and the Canadian Hazara Humanitarian Services on a joint statement urging the Government of Canada to…


World Refugee Day Infographic

June 13, 2022

Ahead of World Refugee Day on June 20, check out CFUW’s new infographic with quick facts & figures about refugees around the world and learn how you can take action. Click here to view the infographic with clickable source links! #WorldRefugeeDay


Canadian Beijing+25 Network: Resources for Action Coalitions

May 18, 2022

The Beijing+25 Network is a grassroots network of over 70 feminist and equality-seeking organizations working domestically on women’s rights and gender equality issues in Canada. The organizations within the Network are committed to monitoring the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action (BPfA) in Canada. For the Beijing +25 review, there are six Action Coalitions…


Letter to Ministers Re: Firearms Controls and Violence Against Women

May 18, 2022

CFUW National President, Kathryn Wilkinson, was proud to join other feminist leaders in a letter on firearms controls as they relate to violence against women initiated by the National Association of Women and the Law (NAWL) to The Honourable Marco Mendicino, P.C., M.P., Minister of Public Safety and The Honourable Marci Ien, P.C., M.P., Minister…


Elder Rights & Long-Term Care Justice Campaign Testimonials

April 12, 2022

On May 4, 2022, advocates from across Canada participated in a poster campaign for CFUW’s second annual action day for elder rights & long-term care justice. Check out the testimonials below: Click here to view the signs and quotes!


Pay Equity Advocacy Campaign Toolkit

March 19, 2022

A guide to empower individuals, clubs, or community groups to take action to address the gender pay gap. Part of CFUW’s Pay Equity Workshop Series! Click here to view the toolkit


CFUW Letter on the Conflict in Ukraine

March 8, 2022

On March 8, CFUW National President & VP International Relations sent a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Minister of Foreign Affairs Mélanie Joly, and Minister of National Defence Anita Anand regarding the current conflict in Ukraine. Click here to read the letter.




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