Maryam Monsef Announces Funding for Gender Equality Project

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Maryam Monsef Announces Funding for Gender Equality Project

Status of Women Minister Maryam Monsef marks International Women’s Day by announcing $858,500 in funding for a project aimed at eliminating barriers facing women in the workplace. Global Compact Network Canada will lead the three-year project and engage with corporate partners.

Liberal MP Mona Fortier, Global Compact Network Canada president Helle Bank Jorgensen, Nabeela Ixtabalan (IKEA Canada), Candace Laing (Nutrien), and Catherine Decarie (Export Development Canada) also speak at the event, which is held at Export Development Canada’s head office in Ottawa. (March 8, 2018) (no interpretation)