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 Women’s Council budget doubled http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.05.0659.html The provincial government has doubled funding for the New Brunswick’s Women’s Council. Thu, 31 May 2018 14:30:00 -0300 May is Sexual Assault Awareness Month http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.05.0563.html Premier Brian Gallant, who is also the minister responsible for women’s equality, signed a declaration with the Fredericton Sexual Assault Centre recognizing May as Sexual Assault Awareness Month in New Brunswick. Wed, 16 May 2018 09:57:00 -0300 New protection measures available for victims of intimate partner violence http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.05.0476.html The Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Act was proclaimed today in order to activate new mechanisms that can help victims of intimate partner violence. Tue, 01 May 2018 10:20:00 -0300 Launch of New Boots: Progressing Women in Trades program http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.04.0366.html A new workforce development initiative to support and mentor women and girls in apprenticeable trades in New Brunswick was launched today. Fri, 06 Apr 2018 12:30:00 -0300 Annual investment of $150,000 to support private sector pay equity http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.03.0277.html The provincial government will invest $150,000 annually to support the advancement of pay equity among private sector organizations that do business with government and that employ 50 or more people. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:42:00 -0300 Thu, 31 May 2018 14:30:00 -0300