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

Community Notices, September 2, 2021

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, September 2, 2021 New listings this week: 1) "Recognizing Controlling Behaviour Can Save Lives" - Commentary 2) Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: Prince Edward Island Survey 3) PEERS Alliance Summer...

PEI Status of Women Bursaries – Application Deadline is October 15

Please share this information if you know someone who is eligible and should be applying. In English En français Diane Kays Memorial Bursary / Bourse commémorative Diane Kays The Diane Kays Memorial Bursary is available to a woman-identifying student who is a resident...

Recognizing Controlling Behaviour Can Save Lives

Jane Ledwell, Executive Director of the PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women and member of the national advisory panel of the Canadian Femicide Observatory for Justice and Accountability poses for a recent photo.  (Photo credit: Stephen B. MacInnis)August 24,...

Community Notices, June 24, 2021

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, June 24, 2021 New listings this week: 1) Chairs Circle 2021 2) Community Legal Information (CLI) is Moving! 3) CFPEI Announces New Endowment Fund 4) Participate in the #MyWhy social media campaign and...