gender equity

Gender Equity in Recreational Sport Community Grants Initiative

28 Oct 2020 •
Mike Kent
This funding opportunity from Canadian Parks & Recreation Association will support community level interventions through programs, events, practices and/or policy changes that aim to increase p

WISE Fund Grants

14 Oct 2020 •
Mike Kent
WISE Fund Grant A lack of funding dedicated to creating equitable opportunities for women and girls to participate and lead in the sport system is a barrier to achieving gender equity in

LeadForward Grant: Advancing Balanced Representation in Sport

8 Oct 2020 •
Mike Kent
The LeadForward Grant: Advancing Balanced Representation in Sport aims to strengthen balanced leadership for female coaches, officials or organizational staff throughout B.C.

Retaining Women and Girls in Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation - Presentation Oct 1 2020

6 Oct 2020 •
James Brotherhood
The inagural presntation for the Gender Equity in Sport group that brings together champions for this cause throughout the basin.

Same Game: A Step-By-Step Toolkit to Bring Your Gender Equity Vision to Life

30 Sep 2020 •
Basin PLAYS
The Same Game is an evidence based toolkit developed by Canadian Women & Sport with support from Women and Gender Equality Canada. 

Women in Coaching

16 Sep 2020 •
Mike Kent
Women in Coaching is a CAC-directed national campaign to increase the number of coaching opportunities for women at all levels of sport.

Canadian Women & Sport (CAAWS)

5 Mar 2020 •
Mike Kent
"Formerly known as the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), our mission is to achieve equity for women in society through the power of sport"

Coaching Female Athletes

25 Feb 2020 •
FACTS Only 4% of girls aged 6-19yrs meet the daily physical activity recommendations in Canada’s Physical Activity Guide (Statistics Canada, 2011).