Last time Canada was without any woman as premier was between November 2002 and November 2008.
Says interest groups trying to roll back women’s rights, politicians are giving into the public pressure.
Manufacturing and construction sectors had the lowest shares, at 14.4% and 12.8%.
Plans a much narrower focus than Canada’s, hoping to make clear and concrete improvements in women’s lives.
Lack of access to capital is one of the biggest challenges for women entrepreneurs.
Top-earning women still paid less than men, numbers in top roles have shrunk compared to five years ago.
60 recommendations covering women’s safety, financial empowerment; and their participation in decisions made on climate actions.
Similar to the lower rates offered to private Canadian-controlled corporations.
Idea is to promote the interests of those who have been ignored in the past.
Delegates acknowledged that the issue needs to be explored collaboratively.
Accusation prompted a tense exchange during his appearance before the House of Commons finance committee.
OECD rating has Canada at eighth of 29 countries for female workforce participation, 15th for equal pay for equal work.
Publicly advertised job postings to include a salary rate or range, bar employers from asking about past compensation.
A CME report discusses the under-representation of women in manufacturing and what to do about it
Most countries don’t give women the same legal rights in business as men.