WOMEN IN SPORTS ARCHIVES

GENDER IN SPORT

Are you woman enough? This is the question that has been repeatedly asked of Caster Semenya ever since, in 2009, at the age of 18, she blew away the competition to win gold at the World Championships in Berlin.

IDAHO BLOG – LGBTQI2S

The International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHO) is held annually on May 17th to celebrate sexual and gender diversity. This year’s global theme is “Alliances for Solidarity” which is appropriate for our work in Canada to make sport

OPPOSITION TO IAAF CLASSIFICATION

CAAWS and CCES Jointly Oppose IAAF’s New Eligibility Regulations for Female Classification

HISTORIC MOTION FOR CANADIAN RUGBY

Recognizing the importance of leadership reflecting its members and global trends, Rugby Canada’s Board of Directors and Provincial Unions supported a motion today ensuring that its governance will be comprised by no less than 40% of both genders.

WORKING GROUP ON GENDER EQUITY IN SPORT

Today, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, announced a Working Group on Gender Equity in Sport to address the lack of equity.

COMMUNICATIONS AND ADMINSTRATION COORDINATOR

Applications are now closed.  CAAWS is seeking a full-time communications coordinator to provide communications, marketing and administrative support to our growing team.

MILLER WINS LAWSUIT IN USA

Shannon Miller claimed she was fired for being a woman. The Federal jury agreed. Jury slams Univ. of Minnesota-Duluth with $3.74 million judgment for firing lesbian coach

2018 WISE FUND RECIPIENTS

CAAWS Announces 2018 WISE Fund Recipients, grants support opportunities for women and girls in sport.

MARTY DEACON APPOINTED TO SENATE

CAAWS Congratulates Marty Deacon on Senate Appointment

IOC TO ADVANCE GENDER EQUALITY

Following the IOC Executive Board approval of 25 bold and challenging recommendations, the IOC is leading the way in raising awareness of the importance of gender equality on and off the field of play.