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Equal Voice Welcomes Electoral Reform Committee's Recommendations Focused on Electing More Women to House of Commons

All-Party Committee recommendation to financially reward parties who field higher proportion of women on the ballot is positive and tangible mechanism to increase women’s representation

December 02, 2016 10:41 AM
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Daughters of the Vote Communiqué - November 2016

Adjudication Panels Hard at Work

November 30, 2016 4:55 PM
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Daughters of the Vote Communiqué

Delegates come together for two exciting events in BC and Saskatchewan

October 17, 2016 10:12 AM
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Daughters of the Vote in the news

Links to news items about Daughters of the Vote

October 06, 2016 4:00 PM
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Equal Voice Announces Daughters of the Vote Delegates from British Columbia

Forty-two inspiring young women invited to participate in political forums in Victoria legislature and on Parliament Hill

September 26, 2016 9:00 AM
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Daughters of the Vote Communiqué - first events coming soon

It’s been a busy summer at Equal Voice as we prepare to officially launch Daughters of the Vote this October.  

Our first two events will be hosted at provincial legislatures in British Columbia and Saskatchewan in early October to recognize and celebrate women in politics. 

September 07, 2016 10:48 PM
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Daughters of the Vote Communiqué

With less than eight months until International Women’s Day 2017, preparations are well underway for Equal Voice’s Daughters of the Vote (DOV), a unique initiative which will bring 338 young women -- one from every federal riding in Canada -- to the nation’s capital to take their seats in Parliament on March 8th. 

August 31, 2016 10:44 PM
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Equal Voice Canada Receives More Than 1500 Applications for Historic “Daughters of the Vote” Initiative

In just under ten weeks, Equal Voice received 1,525 applications from young women eager to participate in Daughters of the Vote, a unique initiative to mark 100 years of women’s formal political engagement in Canada, as well as celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. 

July 20, 2016 4:04 PM
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Looking for Daughters of the Vote

Ottawa – Young women across Canada are being called on to become “Daughters of the Vote” with a new video released by Equal Voice. Daughters of the Vote is an innovative program designed to engage young Canadian women, aged 18 – 23, in politics. The deadline for application is June 30th. The video is being launched at a special event on Parliament Hill on Wednesday.

June 22, 2016 10:20 AM
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Equal Voice Launches Daughters of the Vote: Marking History to Inspire a Future Generation of Women Leaders

Ottawa: As part of the lead up to Canada’s 150th celebrations in 2017, Equal Voice is launching a national initiative, Daughters of the Vote, to recognize a significant event in Canadian history: The 100th anniversary of the first voting rights for a select number of Canadian women granted in 1916.

April 12, 2016 9:00 AM
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