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A Successful First Campaign School

On February 24th CFUW Guelph, along with host Councillor June Hofland and our partners The Zonta Club of Guelph, The Rhyze Project and the People & Information Network (PIN) ran a highly successful Women’s Campaign School. This was the first ever campaign school in Guelph and Wellington County. Over 50 women attended the day-long event. … Continue reading A Successful First Campaign School

Why a Campaign School for Women Only

by Teresa McKeeman, CFUW Member Women are under-represented at all levels of the political spectrum. Women make up approx. 52% of the population but hold only 25% of the federal seats. In Ontario they fare a little better at 35%; still far below an equal representation. Municipally only 16% of mayors are women and 26% of … Continue reading Why a Campaign School for Women Only