Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: Federation of Canadian Municipalities
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Date: 2013-03-04
Value: $200,000.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: This 19-month project will identify and respond to the specific barriers that young women face in participating in municipal politics. In collaboration with stakeholders, young women and girls aged 16 to 22 in six municipalities across Canada will identify the barriers affecting their democratic participation. Participants will examine strategies identified in previous national consultations on the barriers facing women in municipal politics, and adapt these strategies for implementation in their communities.
Comments: Multi-year project