PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Conseil consultatif sur la situation de la femme de l’Î.-P.-É.

Working for gender equality for all Islanders

Promoting changes of attitude within the Prince Edward Island community

Advising government to achieve equality in legislation, policies, and programs

The PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women (PEIACSW) is an arm’s-length government-appointed Council. Nine Council members are selected from among Island women who have demonstrated a commitment to women’s equality and who represent regional, cultural, and ethnic diversity.

Travailler à l’atteinte de l’égalité des genres pour tous les Insulaires

Favoriser les changements d’attitude dans la communauté de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard

Conseiller le gouvernement pour établir l’égalité dans les lois, les politiques et les programmes

Le Conseil consultatif sur la situation de la femme de l’Î.-P.-É. (CCSFÎPÉ) est un conseil indépendant dont les membres sont nommés par le gouvernement. Le Conseil est composé de neuf membres sélectionnés parmi des femmes insulaires qui font preuve d’intérêt pour l’égalité de la femme et qui représentent la diversité régionale, culturelle et ethnique.

Recent news from PEI ACSW

Dear Lisa: Black Lives Matter

I wrote this opinion piece thinking of Lisa, a woman in the UK who hijacked a conversation between my sister and me. Lisa is a white woman; she is no one but she could be everyone. Lisa is everywhere, she thinks she understands racism better than any Black person....

Community Notices, June 25, 2020

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, June 25, 2020 New listings this week: 1) Actions Femmes lance un grand sondage ! 2) Anderson House Needs List - June 2020 3) PEI Chase the Ace - Sales Open for Next Draw! 4) PEIBWA Activities/News 5)...

Community Notices, June 18, 2020

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Thursday, June 18, 2020 New listings this week: 1) Tomorrow: Indigenous LIVES Matter - PEI Healing Walk For Justice 2) Tomorrow - Bike to Work Day 3) Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day - Epekwitk Edition...

Community Notices, June 12, 2020

Welcome to our Community Events and Notices E-News for Friday, June 12, 2020 New listings this week: 1) Dear Lisa: Black Lives Matter - Commentary by Debbie Langston, Chairperson of the PEI Status of Women 2) National Indigenous History Month - Free Online Education...