Minister Responsible for the Status of Women - 2010

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July, August, September, October, November, December


January 29
Funding Targets Preventing Violence Against Aboriginal Women


February 5
Youth Retention and Attraction Strategy Encourages Young Women toward Political Engagement

February 10
February is Violence Prevention Month in Newfoundland and Labrador


March 8
Minister Joins in Worldwide Recognition of International Women’s Day

March 23
Media Advisory: Ministers to Address Fifth Annual Aboriginal Women’s Conference

Resource Development Opportunities for Aboriginal Women Focus of Annual Conference

March 25
Aboriginal Women Explore Resource Sector Opportunities

March 29
Making the Right Investments to Support Self-Reliance

March 30
Support for a New Approach to Helping Vulnerable Youth


April 16
Minister Marks 25th Anniversary of Women’s Equality in Canada

April 27
Funding Supports Provincial Women’s Organizations

April 29
Network of Women Owned Companies Targets New business Opportunities


May 18
Minister Recognizes Women’s Centers Work on Status of Women Issues


June 18
Newfoundland and Labrador to Celebrate National Aboriginal Day

June 23
New Funding Supports Women Entrepreneurs in Newfoundland and Labrador



August 17
Women Entrepreneurs on Burin Peninsula Targeting Business Growth

August 20
Provincial Government Takes Further Action to Prevent Violence Against Older Persons


September 10
Prominent Aboriginal Leaders to be Featured at Women’s Leadership Summit

September 13
Provincial Government and Community Groups Unite to Focus on Sexual Violence Awareness

September 23
Media Advisory: Transition House to Officially Open in Carbonear

September 24
New Transition House in Carbonear Officially Opened


October 1
First Annual National Seniors Day Celebrated Today

October 15
Funding Provided for Violence Prevention Work in Aboriginal Communities in Labrador

October 22
Further Funding Announced for Violence Prevention Work in Aboriginal Communities
Provincial Government Supports Female Apprentices Through New Partnership


November 3
Media Advisory: Minister to Host Girl Guide’s Chief Commissioner’s Gold Awards

November 18
Additional Funding Announced for O’Shaughnessy House in Carbonear

November 23
Media Advisory: Ministers to Launch Provincial Purple Ribbon Campaign to Prevent Violence Against Women

November 24
Purple Ribbon Campaign to Raise Awareness About Violence Against Women

November 29
WHSCC CEO Recognized as One of Canada’s Most Powerful Women


December 17
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Ernst & Young Women’s Holiday Luncheon

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