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 Regulations to support victims of intimate partner violence posted for review http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.12.1620.html Proposed regulations under the Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Act, outlining processes to support the operation of the act, have been posted for public review for the next 30 days. Tue, 19 Dec 2017 12:01:00 -0300 50th anniversary of first elected female MLA http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.12.1593.html The provincial government, in partnership with the New Brunswick Women’s Council and Women for 50%, hosted a reception today at the legislature to recognize and honour the 50th anniversary of the first elected female member of the legislative assembly, Brenda Robertson, and to encourage more women to participate in politics. Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:30:00 -0300 Insurance Act amendments proposed to protect victims of domestic violence http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.12.1561.html Proposed amendments to the Insurance Act tabled today aim to protect innocent co-insureds in cases of intimate partner violence and property damage. Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:18:00 -0300 National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.12.1558.html A candlelight memorial to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women was held today in Fredericton in memory of the 14 women killed at the École Polytechnique in Montreal 28 years ago. Wed, 06 Dec 2017 09:35:00 -0300 Investment made in intervention measures regarding intimate partner violence http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.11.1412.html Implementation of measures under the Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Act will be supported by an investment of $900,000. Wed, 01 Nov 2017 13:09:00 -0300 Tue, 19 Dec 2017 12:01:00 -0300