Queen’s Young Leaders Award Programme Fellowship awarded to IWRP’s Ishita Aggarwal

We are thrilled to announce that IWRP Research Associate Ishita Aggarwal has just been awarded the Queen’s Young Leaders Award Programme Fellowship. We are very proud of her! —- Ishita has been with IWRP for 3 years now. She has also been an Access and Equity Student Blogger at U of T Student Life Blog, Founding Member […]

National Action Plan for UN Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security

The Canadian government has finally released the new National Action Plan (CNAP) for the UN Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security for 2017-2022. The Women Peace and Security Network (WPSN-C) has been a leader on both advocacy and input to the CNAP. IWRP is proud to be a member of this feminist coalition. Information on […]

Sierra Club piece on IWRP’s Constance Okellet

Constance Okellet, Osokuru Women’s Network in Uganda, has been featured in this article by the Sierra Club on the work that women are doing to adapt to climate change. IWRP continues to work with Constance and are very pleased with the recognition of her work! http://www.sierraclub.org/sierra/2017-6-november-december/feature/ugandan-women-didnt-cause-climate-change-theyre-adapting-it

Gender Equality for Play Based Learning

IWRP has been retained by Right to Play in Canada to work with them to ensure that their international and Canadian programs include gender equality in all of their operations and programming. ___ hot link RTP – http://www.righttoplay.ca/Pages/default.aspx

Former IWRP Women Peace & Security Program Director awarded Trudeau Foundation scholarship

Congratulations to Emma Swan!  Former IWRP Director of our Women Peace and Security Program, Emma has been pursuing her PhD at the University of Ottawa in International Development and Global Studies. She has just been awarded the prestigious Trudeau Foundation Scholarship! Emma will be conducting her research in Palestine over the next year exploring why […]