Global News Halifax – Friday, March 9th, 2018 – Conference celebrates women in politics: We find out more about Women in Politics: 100 Years in Progress, the first of its kind in Nova Scotia created by and for young politically engaged students.
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – Thursday, March 8, 2018 An event to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the woman’s vote launched its registration day in light of International Women’s Day. Kenya Thompson tells us more about Women In Politics: 100 Years of Progress.
Thursday, March 8, 2018 As well, student-led efforts at the Mount focused on advancing gender equity include the MSVU Feminist Collective and an upcoming conference featuring women in politics being organized by student leaders from the Mount and other institutions in recognition of the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote in Nova Scotia (though notably not all women – a topic that will be explored at the event).
(Halifax, N.S.) March 8, 2018 – On April 22, 2018, young leaders will gather to honour the centennial date of some women gaining the right to vote in Nova Scotia and plan to finally break the glass ceiling for all women in the next century. Women in Politics: 100 Years in Progress is a multi-partisan day-long conference that will explore how the next generation of political leaders can work together to achieve full inclusion and equity in politics in the next century.