About Status of Women

Manitoba Status of Women works to advance gender equity across the province. We envision a safe and equitable Manitoba for people of all genders, by seeking to address barriers and eliminate gender based violence.

Objectives

  • Improve the economic, legal, social, and health status of women
  • Address violence against women, girls, and LGBTQ2S* persons
  • Raise awareness of issues affecting women
  • Promote the equal involvement of women in all aspects of society

Goals

  • Identify the needs and concerns of women in Manitoba, and address them through government programs, policies, and legislation
  • Partner with community organizations and other government departments to promote gender equity
  • Increse awareness of available services and improve accessibility to them

Values

  • Collaboration
  • Inclusion
  • Diversity
  • Community
  • Forward focused