Advancing Equity and Inclusion: A Guide for Municipalities

Municipalities, communities and organizations are stronger when the contributions of ALL people are taken into account. Women and girls face specific inequities, especially if they are racialized, Indigenous, LGBTQ, newcomers, older adults, young, living with a disability, and/or living in poverty. By applying an equity and inclusion lens that addresses gender differences, along with other social inequities, communities can become places for ALL people. In 2014 the Coalition for Women in Government was pleased to partner with the City for All Women to advance equity and inclusion in municipalities. The result was this Guide for Municipalities:

Advancing Equity and Inclusion: A Guide for Municipalities