news about women in Saskatchewan
events for women and on issues important to women
opportunities for connecting with other women to address issues to improve the status of women
International Women’s Day Event, “Press 4 Progress”
March 4, 2018, 2 TO 5 PM, Cathedral Neighbourhood Centre, 2900 – 13th Ave, Regina
Come celebrate women with discussion panel and sharing your voice on women’s issues. Bring your arts and crafts, singing, and dancing, enjoy food and networking. Open to the Public – Silver Collection
Sponsored by National Farmers Union Region #6, Women’s Information Network of Saskatchewan, with funding support from the Saskatchewan Status of Women Office.
SOME OF OUR PREVIOUS EVENTS
Women in Leadership Conference – Wednesday, April 2, 2014 – Regina
To register: firstname.lastname@example.org
WIN-S Webinar – Monday March 26 at 7 to 9 PM – News Ways of Communicating for Saskatchewan Women.
1. View the webinar on your home computer .
Click on this link http://wflc.adobeconnect.com/wins/
Then click “Enter as a Guest” then type your full name and click “Enter Room”
2. Set up your own group to watch the webinar.
3. Go to one of our group viewing sites.
- Swift Current Library, 411 Herbert St. East
- Lifelong Learning Centre, Room GA 106, 2155 College Ave. (College Ave. & Cornwall St.), Regina
Coffee and refreshments provided. No computer needed – webinar will be shown on a screen.
For information or RSVP contact: (306) 535-9570 or fill in Comment below.
See our newsletter for other upcoming events. WIN-S Newsletter #1 Feb-Mar 2012
Call for Proposals – Violence Against Women on Campus – Deadline January 27, 2012
“Engaging Young People to Prevent Violence Against Women on Post-Secondary Campuses”
Status of Women Canada is soliciting applications for projects to enhance opportunities for post-secondary campus communities to actively prevent / reduce violence against young women. http://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/fun-fin/cfp-adp/2011-2/index-eng.html.
International Women’s Day Grants – Deadline December 31, 2011
The Saskatchewan Status of Women Office is offering International Women’s Day grants again this year – deadline is December 31, 2011. http://www.socialservices.gov.sk.ca/funding-grants
Status of Women Canada Grant – Deadline November 4, 2011
Call for Proposals: Women Living in Rural and Remote Communities and Small Urban Centres
“The purpose of this Call for Proposals is to solicit funding applications for projects that promote equality, and support the advancement of women and girls living in rural and remote communities and small urban centres in two priority areas: economic security and prosperity; and ending violence against women and girls.” http://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/fun-fin/cfp-adp/2011-1/index-eng.html
Amber Fletcher Receiving Person’s Award
WIN-S is very proud that Amber, the Chair of WIN-S, is receiving the Governor General’s Persons Award – Youth Award at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on Persons Day, October 18, 2011! See the news release “Six Outstanding Women Receive Governor General’s Persons Award” http://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/med/news-nouvelles/2011/1007-eng.html