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, December 16, 2021

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, December 16, 2021 New listings this week: 1) PEI Status of Women Announces 2021 Bursary Winners 2) Sexualized Violence: Barriers to Desired Outcomes for Survivors 3) Deadline Approaching for Survivor...

PEI Status of Women Announces 2021 Bursary Winners

Congratulations to UPEI student Zamzam Aden. Zamzam was the refugee woman selected by the Council's bursary committee members to receive the Inge Blackett Memorial Bursary. Zamzam, in the photo above with Chairperson Cathy Rose, attended the December 6th Memorial...

Sexualized Violence: Barriers to Desired Outcomes for Survivors

We have been working with partners and allies, survivors and survivor advocates, to create this visualization of the challenges of reporting sexualized violence in PEI and the barriers to reaching outcomes that are desirable for survivors and desirable for our whole...

Community Notices, December 9, 2021

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, December 9, 2021 New listings this week: 1) Montreal Massacre Memorial Service Livestream - Charlottetown 2) "Reimaging Safety as Economic Empowerment" by Cathy Rose, Chairperson of the PEI Advisory...