Government of New Brunswick


Women's Rights Issues in New Brunswick

We’ve been working to advance gender equality in our province as an important part of building a strong economy with more jobs for all New Brunswick residents.


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Promising Practices: Healthy Relationships and Dating Violence Prevention Programs in Canadian Schools

Determining the effectiveness of a dating violence prevention program for youth is challenging. There are certain measures that can be helpful in ensuring an impactful program.

Response to Human Trafficking

The New Brunswick Human Trafficking Working Group works to raise awareness in New Brunswick about human trafficking, both domestic and international.



New Brunswick Family Plan report on advancing women’s equality

The provincial government has released a report on advancing women’s ...

May is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Premier Brian Gallant, who is also minister responsible for Women’s ...

Government hosts gender equality Economic Opportunities Summit

An Economic Opportunities Summit on gender equality at work was ...

Legislation introduced to address intimate partner violence

New Brunswick today took a step in joining other Canadian ...