Media Advisory Article from  Library and Archives Canada

100 years ago today: Manitoba women win the right to vote! Minister Hajdu to speak about the future of gender equality

Ottawa – Library and Archives Canada and the University of Ottawa will be hosting a conference to mark the 100th anniversary of women obtaining the right to vote in Canada.

A question period will follow.

Guest Speakers:
The Honourable Patricia A. Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women
Caroline Andrew, Professor Emeritus and Director of the Centre on Governance, University of Ottawa
Stéphanie Gaudet, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Citizenship and Minorities, University of Ottawa
Thursday, January 28, 2016
3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (EST)
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington Street, 2nd floor
Ottawa, Ontario

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