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 National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.12.1313.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 young women killed at the École Polytechnique in Montreal 29 years ago. Thu, 06 Dec 2018 09:16:00 -0400 Private sector pay equity pilot program a success: minister http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.08.1171.html A pilot program aimed at expanding pay equity within the private sector is off to a successful start, according to Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. To date, 145 employers have received certificates for successfully completing the government’s pay equity learning module. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:15:00 -0400 Paid leave for individuals subject to domestic, intimate partner or sexual violence available Sept. 1 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.08.1160.html Regulations providing workplace leave for individuals who experience domestic, intimate partner or sexual violence will take effect Sept. 1. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:49:00 -0400 Investment of $1.425 million for implementation of sexual violence framework http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.08.1153.html The provincial government is investing $1.425 million over the next two years to begin the implementation of a comprehensive sexual violence framework and growing to $1.6 million annually in 2020-21. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:54:00 -0400 Silent Witness Project dedicates new silhouettes, video commemorating First Nation women http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2018.06.0816.html Silent Witness silhouettes honouring two First Nation women who lost their lives because of gender-based violence were dedicated today. Sun, 24 Jun 2018 12:40:00 -0400 Thu, 06 Dec 2018 09:16:00 -0400