More Women on Boards – What Will it Take?

Four focus groups to be held in May

Tuesday 19th April 2016 13:08   (Updated: Monday 9th May 2016 18:13)


The PEI Coalition for Women in Government will hold community focus groups across Prince Edward Island during the month of May on the topic of women's participation on a variety of boards including, school boards, credit union boards, community-based boards, governmental boards etc.


The community focus groups are an opportunity for the Coalition to share information about the Equity in Governance Project and learn more about Islanders experiences with boards in PEI, and what gaps, barriers and opportunities exist in regards to women's participation on boards.

May 12th, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Lane's Riverhouse Inn
33 Brook Street, Montague

May 13th, 2016 9:00am - 12:00pm
Loyalist Country Inn
195 Heather Moyse Drive, Summerside

May 18th, 2016 9:00am - 12:00pm
St. Peter's Hall
11 All Souls' Lane, Charlottetown

May 24th, 5:00pm - 8:00pm     ***new date and time***
Carrefour de l'isle Saint Jean
5 Acadian Drive, Charlottetown
*this focus group will be in French

The community focus groups are open to all genders and subsidies are available to help cover travel and caregiving. If you would like to take part in any of the focus groups, please RSVP by contacting us.

Contact Us

Contact us for more information:

Through this website

Find us on facebook

...or by snail mail:

Dawn Wilson
Executive Director
PEI Coalition for Women in Government
2879 Route 315
Caledonia, PE  C0A 1B0
(902) 218-2184