WE DON'T HAVE
GENDER EQUALITY.
LET'S CHANGE THAT.

WOMEN’S INITIATIVE EDMONTON IS A MUCH NEEDED DRIVE FOR WOMEN'S EQUALITY IN OUR CITY.

It is a chance for women and girls to be heard, for diverse perspectives to be embraced, and for a gender lens to be applied to today’s decisions that impact all of our tomorrows.

It is the rallying call for Edmontonians to make our city more open, inclusive, safe, and rich in opportunities for all.

The time is now, the place is here. The work is ours. Help us spread the word.

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The Burden of the Maternal Instinct

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Marisa Peters of Stream and Stone shares her perspectives on the pressures of parenting.

Addressing Sexual Harassment on the Streets and on Transit: A Concern for the City

Addressing Sexual Harassment on the Streets and on Transit: A Concern for the City

The City of Edmonton has taken some key steps to making our transit system safer for Edmontonians. This guest post by practicum student, Sarah Rebryna, outlines the problem – and potential solutions.

What A Race It Was: Councillor Esslinger’s thoughts on the Ward 12 by-election

What A Race It Was: Councillor Esslinger’s thoughts on the Ward 12 by-election

Proud! I feel very proud about the campaigns that several smart and strong women ran in the Ward 12 by-election. First of all, they put their names forward and ran for public office.That takes courage and the willingness to put themselves out there. I remember the first time I saw my name on campaign signs and…