Canadian Coalition to Empower Women


A partner of BPW Canada, the Canadian Coalition to Empower Women (CCEW) exists to advance gender equality and the economic empowerment of women in Canada; recognizing it is essential to build strong economies, establish more stable and just societies, and improve the quality of life for all Canadians and their families in communities across Canada.

Leveraging the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to bring together our innovative private sector dedicated to engaging, developing and promoting women in the workplace, marketplace, and community with visionary organizations and governmental leaders to achieve gender equality and inclusive diversity in Canada.

  • CCEW Introductory Letter and CCEW Statement of Support: Visit the resource section of the CCEW website.

  • Host a Women's Economic Empowerment Community Event!  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to plan your event.

  • Like CCEW on Facebook

  • Questions: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Learn About the 7 WEP Principles

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Equal Pay Day

SDG#5 - Gender Equality

One Women Discovers the Wage Gap

Maclean's: Men Pay 26% More!

Equal Pay

The February 2018, "Maclean’s has created two covers with two different prices—one at $8.81, the other at our regular price of $6.99—to reflect the 26 per cent gap between full-time wages paid to men and women in Canada. It’s a cheeky way to draw attention to a gap that has barely budged in decades...."

You are Worth IT!

Pay Equity Office and BPW Ontario Launch Workshop for Working Women

Click here to download the Workshop.

View the Press Release

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Pay Equity

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