Government of New Brunswick - Women's Equality Branch - Latest News http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/women.html Government of New Brunswick - Women's Equality Branch - Latest News en Aboriginal Domestic Violence Outreach Program established in Miramichi region http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0747.html Three First Nations communities in the Miramichi region now have access to community-based resources and services for victims of intimate partner violence with the establishment of an Aboriginal Domestic Violence Outreach Program. Tue, 23 May 2017 10:26:00 AST More New Brunswick women in positions of influence http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0697.html The provincial government is committing to further advance women’s equality by improving gender balance on provincial agencies, boards and commissions, and by appointing more women to executive positions. Sun, 14 May 2017 12:49:00 AST New Brunswick Women’s Council Act proclamation http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0645.html The provincial government proclaimed legislation formally establishing the New Brunswick’s Women’s Council as an independent advisory body on matters of importance to New Brunswick women. Tue, 09 May 2017 12:45:00 AST New Brunswick Family Plan report on advancing women’s equality http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0611.html The provincial government has released a report on advancing women’s equality stemming from the stakeholder engagement process to develop the New Brunswick Family Plan. Thu, 04 May 2017 14:29:00 AST May is Sexual Assault Awareness Month http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.05.0592.html Premier Brian Gallant, who is also minister responsible for Women’s Equality, is encouraging New Brunswickers to seek opportunities for awareness and education during Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Mon, 01 May 2017 12:08:00 AST Tue, 23 May 2017 10:26:00 AST