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Status of Women – Government of Manitoba

Home 409-401 York Avenue Winnipeg Manitoba R3C 0P8 Canada Home Phone: 204-945-6281 Website: http://www.gov.mb.ca/msw/

Biography

Our objectives are:

-Promote gender equality and the equal participation of all women in society
-Improve the economic, legal, social and health status of women
-Contribute to ending exploitation and violence against women

We work to:

-identify the needs and concerns of Manitoba women
-raise awareness of issues affecting women
-partner with community organizations and other government departments to promote gender equality
-bring the concerns and aspirations of women to the provincial government and ensure they are integrated into government programs, policies and legislation