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Women in Canadian history: A timeline

Timeline of women’s contributions and important milestones in women’s rights in Canadian history.

Women of Impact

Women of Impact in Canada is an online gallery celebrating women’s achievements and contributions to Canadian society.

2021 Women’s History Month theme

The 2021 theme is Women Making History Now. It recognizes the amazing women who are making a lasting impact in our country, especially in the current context of the COVID-19 pandemic and efforts to advance reconciliation, through their work and commitment to make our country a better place.

International Day of the Girl Child

Join us in celebrating International Day of the Girl Child on October 11!

Persons Day

October 18 is Persons Day! Learn more about the history of the Persons Case in Canada.

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