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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
We asked Ward 12 candidates their thoughts on the key issues facing women in our city. Here are their thoughts.
City of Edmonton Youth Council Chair, Marina Banister, shares her thoughts on leadership, and why young women are needed in community engagement.
The Ward 12 by-election is hotly contested with more than 30 candidates. Hear from one resident, Nisha Patel, about the issues she thinks need to be addressed for this community.
WAVE Member Meghana Valupadas shares her personal story of struggling with body image and eating disorders.
WAVE Member Dawn Newton has always been career-focused. But she recently made the decision to stay home with her family instead. Hear her views on her changing identity in this touching and personal blog.
Why do more women need to vote in the federal election? Jackie Foord, our WAVE Committee Chair, shares her perspectives on women, elections and respect.