Tuesday, 5 April 2011

No. 21: Harper cuts almost all funding for women's issues, ironically named chair of UN Women's Health Fund

Since Canada’s Conservative Government took power in 2006, significant budget cuts have been made to Canadian gender equality, political justice, social policy and research programs including the virtual elimination of a Canadian government department devoted to Women’s equality and women’s issues.


http://aprilreign.breadnroses.ca/politics/were-in-safe-hands-with-stephen-harper-and-other-conservative-lies/

http://www.ctv.ca/CTVNews/TopStories/20100504/Harper-womens-funding-100504/

http://www.pacificfreepress.com/news/1/7900-canadas-harper-to-chair-un-womens-health-fund.html