Resources and Links

Women in Business Gender Equality Human Trafficking Violence Against Women Women/Girls' Health Girls/Teens Professional Development General UN and BPWI Partners & Initiatives Government Commemorative Dates

  • The websites listed on this page are sites contain resources that pertain to BPW's mandate.
  • The websites have been categorized, though, quite a few can fit into more than category.
  • Most of the websites are Canadian National sites with the exception of the United Nations and BPW International sites.

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 A downloadable list, that includes a short description of most websites (and some additional websites) is available in both category sort and alpha sort. 

BPW Canada's Communications Committee attempts to monitor when an organization name changes or there is a change in the web address but we may miss a few, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to let us know of any issues.

Women in Business

 athena     BPW Canada      canada chamber     Canadian Federation of Independent Business CFIB
Athena International     Canadian Small Business Women     Canadian Women's Chamber of Commerce     Canadian Federation of Independent Business
 global compact canada     kiva     rozenweig     women in pr
Global Compact Network Canada     Kiva     Rosenzweig and Company Annual Report     The Organization of Canadian Women in Public Relations
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Gender Equality

Canadian Association for Equality     canadian womens foundation     for us girls     Law Needs Feminism Because
 CAFE (Equality Canada)     Canadian Women's Foundation      ForUsGirls Foundation      law needs feminism because
MenEngage Alliance     ywca     women on screen     leaf
MenEngage Alliance     YWCA Canada     Women On Screen     Women's Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF)
equal voice     CCEW     IWD     wi canada
Equal Voice     CCEW (Canadian Coalition to Empower Women)     International Women's Day     Federated Women's Institutes of Canada(Women's Institutes Canada - WI Canada)
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Human Trafficking   

canadian human trafficking     daughter project     not in my city     voice found
Canadian Centre to End Human Trafficking     Daughter Project Canada     #NotInMyCity     Voice Found
timea     joy smith     canadian human trafficking hotline     farmtown cff
Timea's Cause     Joy Smith Foundation     Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline    

Farmtown Canada/Courage For Freedom

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Violence Against Women   

 CFOJA     sheltersafe     Womens Shelters Canada     womenatthecentre
Canadian Femicide Observatory for Justice and Accountability     ShelterSafe     Women's Shelter Canada     WomenatheCentrE
cdhpi     cnpea     ccr     nwac
Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Initiative     Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse     Canadian Council for Refugees - Violence Against Newcomer Women     Native Women's Association of Canada
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Women/Girls' Health

action canada     CAM ACSF     here for her     knowledge Hub
Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights     Canadian Association of Midwives     Here For Her     Knowledge Hub
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a mighty girl     crfc     days for girls     plan international canada
A Mighty Girl     Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children     Days For Girls     Plan Canada 
prevnet     Internet Sense First     builid a dream     besafe
PREVNet     Internet Sense First     Build a Dream     Be Safe App
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Professional Development/Leadership   

up with women     WIL     womens trucking     YWL
Up With Women     Women in Leadership Foundation (WIL)     Women's Trucking Federation of Canada     Young Women in Law

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General Sites for Women

CFUW     ncwc     Pauktuutit     feminist current 
Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW)     National Council of Women (NCWC)     Pauktuutit - Inuit Women in Canada     Feminist Current

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United Nations and BPW International Partners & Initiatives

The root of BPW’s advocacy is embedded in the work with the United Nations. BPW lobbied for the formation of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) and supported many women’s issues.

BPW International has representation at UN Headquarters in New York, Vienna, Geneva; UN regional offices (UNECA, UNECE, UNESCAP, UNESCWA, UNECLAC); UNESCO, UNICEF, ILO, WHO, UNCTAD, UNIDO, FAO, UN Global Communications (formerly DPI); Council of Europe; European Women’s Lobby and continues to work closely with UN Women.

Status: BPW has Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) since 1947 and with the Council of Europe since 1977. Also is a member of Civil Society of Organization of American States (OAS) since 2009.

Partnerships: UN Women, UN Global Compact, International Trade Centre and Global Summit of Women.

Coaliiton: Conferences of Non Government Organizations (CoNGO) and Project Five-O.

Sources: About BPW International and BPW-UN Representatives

weps         global compact      global summit women     international trade centre
Women's Empowerment Principles          United Nations Global Compact       Global Summit of Women      International Trade Centre     
ngo csw         ecosoc     shetrades     sdgs
NGO Committee on the Status of Women, NY         United Nations Economic and Social Council     SheTrades     SDG's  
unwomen         HeForShe     empower women     ngowg
UN Women         He For She     Empower Women     NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security   
OAS         women for water     Project Five O     ngo congo
 Organization of American States (OAS)          Women for Water Partnership     Project Five-O     CoNGO  

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Canadian Government Sites

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