PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Conseil consultatif sur la situation de la femme de l’Î.-P.-É.

Working for gender equality for all Islanders

Promoting changes of attitude within the Prince Edward Island community

Advising government to achieve equality in legislation, policies, and programs

The PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women (PEIACSW) is an arm’s-length government-appointed Council. Nine Council members are selected from among Island women who have demonstrated a commitment to women’s equality and who represent regional, cultural, and ethnic diversity.

Travailler à l’atteinte de l’égalité des genres pour tous les Insulaires

Favoriser les changements d’attitude dans la communauté de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard

Conseiller le gouvernement pour établir l’égalité dans les lois, les politiques et les programmes

Le Conseil consultatif sur la situation de la femme de l’Î.-P.-É. (CCSFÎPÉ) est un conseil indépendant dont les membres sont nommés par le gouvernement. Le Conseil est composé de neuf membres sélectionnés parmi des femmes insulaires qui font preuve d’intérêt pour l’égalité de la femme et qui représentent la diversité régionale, culturelle et ethnique.

Recent news from PEI ACSW

PEI Status of Women Releases Report on COVID-19 and Gender

For Immediate Release Charlottetown, October 2, 2020 – October marks Women’s History Month in Canada, and today the PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women is pleased to release a new report, Gender and COVID-19 in Prince Edward Island: In the Words of...

Community Notices, October 15, 2020

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, October 15, 2020 New listings this week: 1) Help Distribute for the Purple Ribbon Campaign / Aidez à la distribution pour la Campagne du ruban violet 2) Insights for Policy | Perspectives pour les...

Insights for Policy | Perspectives pour les politiques

  FOR THE PREMIER’S COUNCIL FOR RECOVERY AND GROWTH The following insights and policy directions for a gender-sensitive recovery in PEI come from participants in interviews and a roundtable for the forthcoming report Gender & COVID-19 in Prince Edward Island:...

Community Notices, October 8, 2020

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, October 8, 2020 New listings this week:  1) PEI Status of Women Releases Report on COVID-19 and Gender 2) Reminder: PEI Status of Women Bursary Deadline is October 15th! 3) Fast Facts - October 2020 /...