Government of New Brunswick - Women's Equality Branch - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Women's Equality Branch - Latest News en Women’s Council budget doubled 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 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 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 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 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