Photographs by Jo Rekart In April 2015, five members from the Vancouver and Nanaimo branches represented Canada at the Centennial Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) in The Hague, Netherlands. This organization is the oldest international women’s peace organization in the world having come into being in 1915 when over […]
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War Resisters Support (Sarah Bjorkman)
Flowers for two long-standing members, honoured for their hard work and dedication to the cause of peace (left to right: Jean Craig, Jillian Skeet, Caroline Kline, Maryann McWaters, Martha Slykhuis, and Marjorie Buchanan).
March 8, International Women’s Day, is a day to acknowledge the need for women’s equal participation in economic and political decision-making, to celebrate the extraordinary accomplishments of women, and to denounce gender discrimination and gender violence.
21 September 2008, 9:15 am–3:30 pm SFU Harbour Centre, Room 1700 In honour of United Nations Day of Peace, the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF – Vancouver), the Women’s Studies Departments of Simon Fraser and Capilano Universities, and the Vancouver Status of Women welcome you to an all-day conference to explore the […]