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December 7, 2017
Policy4Women releases On December 7, 1970, the Royal Commission on the Status of Women released their groundbreaking report on the condition of women's lives in Canada. 47 years later, Policy4Women explores what has improved in terms of gender equality and where Canada still has room to grow.
November 28, 2017
Job Posting for Researcher Researcher wanted for work on our project: “Action on systemic barriers to women’s participation in local government”
October 11, 2017
Happy International Day of the Girl Child! In honour of International Day of the Girl Child, Policy 4 Women has released a new resource about how we can improve funding for organizations that support women, girls, and their communities across Canada!
October 4, 2017
Policy 4 Women looks at Canada's Early Childhood Education & Care Workforce A follow-up to "Early Childhood Education & Care (ECEC)", "The ECEC Workforce" digs deeper into an industry dominated by women workers and lacking in forward-looking policies.
September 28, 2017
New resources available from Policy 4 Women! Policy 4 Women has released their first policy briefing note: "Early Childhood Education and Care". A must-read for policymakers, women’s organizations, parents, and ECEC workers!
September 20, 2017
August 31, 2017
CRIAW's AGM is coming up! CRIAW's Annual General Meeting 2017 is taking place on September 28 at 7:00pm EDT!
June 27, 2017
Call for nominations! We're looking for new board members!
May 25, 2017
CRIAW-ICREF will be at the Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences We are hosting two sessions where we will be sharing key findings from our Changing Public Services project. We are also co-sponsoring three interdisciplinary feminist sessions. Congress 2017 is taking place at Ryerson University, May 27- June 2.
May 9, 2017
Job Opportunity! Researcher needed to conduct focused literature review Researcher needed to conduct focused literature review
March 24, 2017
CRIAW-ICREF Responds to Federal Budget 2017 While yesterday’s announcement is an important first step in making better public policy, it must be matched with funding commitments that advance women’s equality. It is also critically important that diverse women – including women with disabilities, racialized women, and younger and older women – are uniquely considered.
February 21, 2017
JOB OPPORTUNITY!! Deadline to apply extended till March 9! Project Title
“Action on systemic barriers to women's participation in local government”

Work Location
Vancouver, BC and Surrey BC

Project Start and End Dates
15 March 2017 – 14 March 2020
February 21, 2017
The Marta Danylewycz Memorial Fund The Marta Danylewycz Memorial Fund was established with the primary objective of continuing, promoting, and supporting work in women's and gender history from a feminist perspective. More specifically, the Fund supports historical research at the doctoral level in the following areas: women and ethnicity, women and religion, women and work, women and social reform, women and education, women and family. The Fund is administered by the Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women-Institut canadien de recherches sur les femmes (CRIAW-ICREF), Ottawa, Canada.
February 8, 2017
40 FEMINIST FEASTS:  Challenging you to support CRIAW-ICREF! Let's keep the momentum of the women's march going! CRIAW-ICREF is celebrating its 40th anniversary as a Canadian, national, feminist research institute that cares about women and intersecting issues of equality. If you believe in the goals of the women's march then chances are you support the goals of CRIAW. In order to keep doing our work we need members and funding and here's how you can help out.
November 15, 2016
CRIAW Statement of Solidarity with Standing Rock Sioux The Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women (CRIAW-ICREF) supports the Standing Rock Sioux and the many water protectors from across Turtle Island who have gathered at Standing Rock to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline.
June 21, 2016
April 25, 2016
New report! Changing Public Services project releases its first report!
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