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 COVID-19 Resources Commemorative Dates

  • The websites listed on this page are sites containing resources that pertain to BPW's mandate.
  • The websites have been categorized to best suit the description provided by the website.
  • Most of the websites are Canadian National sites with the exception of the United Nations and BPW International sites.

Download List of the Websites

The downloadable list of the websites is available in both a category sort and alpha sort. The listing includes a short description of the websites and includes websites that are not listed below on this webpage. The listing is updated periodically. The month/year of the update is in the footer of the listing.

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
women of influence     wbe canada     cawee     cwif
Women of Influence     Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada)     Canadian Association of Women Executives & Entrepreneurs     Canadian Women in Food

Gender Equality

Canadian Association for Equality     caaws     for us girls     Law Needs Feminism Because
 CAFE (Equality Canada)     Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS)     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)
nawl     wcm     women in mining     women in music canada
National Association of Women and the Law     Women in Capital Markets     Women in Mining Canada (WIMC)     Women in Music Canada

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

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     up with women
Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Initiative     Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse     Canadian Council for Refugees - Violence Against Newcomer Women     Up With Women

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
whd     cfwh     NACM     canwach
Women's Health Division (WHD)     Canadian Foundation for Women's Health     National Aboriginal Council of Midwives (NACM)     Canadian Partnership for Women and Children’s Health (CanWaCH)


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

Professional Development/Leadership   

YWL     WIL     womens trucking     wct
Young Women in Law     Women in Leadership Foundation (WIL)     Women's Trucking Federation of Canada     Women in Communications and Technology (WCT)
cawic     WIA Canada     WiRE     scwist
Canadian Association of Women in Construction (CAWIC)     Women in Aerospace Canada (WIA-Canada)     Women in Renewable Energy     The Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST)

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
famous 5     canadian womens foundation     rise up     nwac
Famous 5 Foundation     Canadian Women's Foundation     Rise Up!     Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC)

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. Below are some websites related to BPW and the United Nations as well as BPW International Partners & Initiatives.

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.

Coalition: 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  

Canadian Government Sites

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