Gender Equity, Human Rights & COVID-19 Recovery


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Type

FAFIA-AFAI and YWCA Canada are hosting an event to examine gender equity advocacy in Canada through a human rights lens.

We are excited to host some of the leading human rights experts in the country. FAFIA-AFAI and YWCA Canada are co-hosting an event to examine gender equity, human rights, and COVID-19 recovery.

The panelists are:

Angela Marie MacDougall, Co-Chair of Feminists Deliver, Executive Director of Battered Women’s Support Services
Fay Faraday, Social Justice Lawyer at FARADAY LAW and Co-Chair of the Equal Pay Coalition
Kasari Govender, British Columbia’s First Independent Human Rights Commissioner
Michele Biss, Project Manager, National Right to Housing Network at Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness

The event will be moderated by Anjum Sultana, National Director of Public Policy & Strategic Communications at YWCA Canada.


We are grateful for support by our presenting partner Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF).
To see more, and to register, click here.