Equality Fund: In The News

We bring a feminist perspective to media coverage and commentary across Canada and the world.

July 2021

CNN: Justin Trudeau: We can smash one of the defining inequalities of our time. Opinion by Justin Trudeau, Darren Walker and Theo Sowa.

https://www.cnn.com/2021/07/09/opinions/defining-inequalities-of-our-time-trudeau-walker-sowa/index.html

August 2020

The Canadian Business Journal: This is not the Great Recession, it’s the Great Reset

https://www.cbj.ca/this-is-not-the-great-recession-its-the-great-reset/

June 2020

Bay Street Bull: #BSBPower50 (Equality Fund — Jess Tomlin and Jessica Houssian)

https://www.baystbull.com/welcome-to-bay-street-bulls-2020-power-50/#p50

 

The Star: Let’s Make Business Work for Women

https://www.thestar.com/opinion/contributors/2020/06/28/lets-make-business-work-for-women.html

May 2020

The Philanthropist: COVID-19’s Disproportionate Impact on Women Raises Tough Questions for a Philanthropic Community Wary of Applying a Gender Lens to its Investments

https://thephilanthropist.ca/2020/05/covid-19s-dispropportionate-impact-on-women-raises-tough-questions-for-a-philanthropic-community-wary-of-applying-a-gender-lens-to-its-investments/

 

The Hill Times: Gender Equality Out of Reach During COVID-19?

https://www.hilltimes.com/2020/05/18/achieving-gender-equality-isnt-out-of-reach-during-covid-19/248623

February 2020

Women of Influence: Equality Fund Co-CEOs Jess Tomlin & Jessica Houssian are named as part of Women of Influence’s Top 25 WOI for 2020

https://www.womenofinfluence.ca/2020/02/04/jess-tomlin-jessica-houssian/

 

January 2020

OECD Development Policy Papers: Putting Finance To Work For Gender Equality And Women’s Empowerment – The Way Forward

https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/docserver/f0fa4d91-en.pdf?expires=1580478524&id=id&accname=guest&checksum=1B263CEE203943FA023F694D6635EA32

 

Future of Good: 10 VISIONARY LEADERS ON THE STATE OF SOCIAL IMPACT IN 2030

https://futureofgood.co/2030-state-of-the-future-report/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=article

September 2019

The Globe and Mail: To build gender equality, focus on economic freedom for women in places where it has been restricted

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/commentary/article-to-build-gender-equality-focus-on-economic-freedom-for-women-in/

July 2019

Globe and Mail: To solve the world’s problems, the global development community turns towards the private sector

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/commentary/article-to-solve-the-worlds-problems-the-global-development-community-turns/

The Guardian: Only 1% of gender equality funding is going to women’s organisations – why?

https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2019/jul/02/gender-equality-support-1bn-boost-how-to-spend-it

 

June 2019

Vancouver Sun: Maryam Monsef and Genesa Greening: Women Deliver continues fight for true equality

https://vancouversun.com/opinion/op-ed/maryam-monsef-and-genesa-greening-women-deliver-continues-fight-for-true-equality

Future of Good: These Organizations are Raising $1 Billion for Women’s Rights. Here’s How.

https://futureofgood.co/these-organizations-are-raising-1-billion-for-womens-rights-heres-how/

Future of Good: BY THE WOMEN’S MOVEMENT, FOR THE WOMEN’S MOVEMENT: The Equality Fund is leveraging innovative partnerships to fund women’s rights organizations

https://futureofgood.co/by-the-womens-movement-for-the-womens-movement/

Council on Foreign Relations: Canada Announces New Fund for Global Gender Equality

https://www.cfr.org/blog/women-week-gender-balanced-government

 

ReliefWeb: CECI at Women Deliver 2019

https://reliefweb.int/report/world/ceci-women-deliver-2019

 

Global Citizen: Canada Is Now the Largest Funder of Women’s Rights Organizations in the World

https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/content/canada-equality-fund-announcement/

 

iPolitics: iPolitics AM: Trudeau to speak at closing ceremony for inquiry on murdered and missing Indigenous women before Women Deliver launch in B.C.

https://ipolitics.ca/2019/06/03/ipolitics-am-trudeau-to-speak-at-closing-ceremony-for-inquiry-on-murdered-and-missing-indigenous-women-before-heading-to-bc-for-women-deliver/

Action Canada for Sexual Health & Reproductive Rights:
Canada Announces Equality Fund
https://www.actioncanadashr.org/news/2019-06-03-canada-announces-equality-fund

Global News: Canada commits $300M to launch new global Equality Fund for women’s rights

https://globalnews.ca/news/5344443/canada-funds-equality-fund/

 

CBC: Feds reshape funding supports for women’s rights groups

https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/women-feds-liberals-funding-1.5159375

 

The Star Vancouver: Federal government to launch Equality Fund to entrench women’s rights and gender equality

https://www.thestar.com/politics/political-opinion/2019/06/02/federal-government-to-launch-equality-fund-to-entrench-womens-rights-and-gender-equality.html

 

The Globe and Mail: Trudeau government investing $300-million in women’s equality in Canada and developing countries
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-trudeau-government-investing-300-million-in-womens-equality-in/

 

National Post: Canada invests $300 million in fund supporting women’s equality

https://nationalpost.com/news/canada/canada-announces-new-funding-model-to-support-womens-equality-globally

 

CTV News: Canada announces new funding model to support women’s equality globally 

https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/canada-announces-new-funding-model-to-support-women-s-equality-globally-1.4448440

 

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