Canadian Federation of University Women

Organization's name: Canadian Federation of University Women
Organization's acronym: CFUW
Headquarters address  
Address: 815 St. Laurent Blvd.,
Room 230
Ottawa Ontario K1K 3A7
Phone: 1-613-234-8252
Fax: 1-613-234-8221
Web site:

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English

Contacts & Participation:

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Last Name:

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Ashley Gail Akins
Robin Jackson Conference Focal Point
Cleta Denise Brown
Louise Beaulieu-Steiner
Glad Bryce
Roberta Osler Balmer
Ardith Toogood Committee on NGOs Representative
Noga Agnus Gayle
Jeanne Sarson Committee on NGOs Representative
Diane Jacqueline Salter Menzo
Elise Russo
Faith Matchett
Mary Judith Wendy Pagano
Joy Hurst Conference Focal Point
Elizabeth Norma Alice Gautschi
Myrna Louise Snart
Saode Savary
Susan Murphy
Josephine Tip Moy Rekart
Elizabeth Gautschi
Leila Rosalind Metcalf
Janet Dorothy Willwerth
Shailaja H. Mistry
Kathryn Caswell
Sandra Thomson
Linda MacDonald Advancement of Women
Nadereh Houchmand
Margaret Dianne Rummery
Therese Shaw
Fleurdelys Lagumbay
Marianne Matthia Ignatia Singh-Waraich
Marion Agnes Alienor Caubet
Mary Alice Medcof
Karen Nancy Dunnett
Madeline Anne Kalbach
Jacqueline JACQUES
Jeanne Sarson Advancement of Women
Viviane Alexandra Lentz
Doris Mae Oulton Advancement of Women
Brenda Ruth Robertson
Collette Alice Oseen
Kathryn Wilkinson
Carolyn Frances Chandler
Brenda Wallace Committee on NGOs Representative
Ardith Toogood
Madeleine Emma Grace Webb
Sandra Darlene Shaw
Liette Michaud
Robin Jackson
Karen Valerie Gill
Grace Mary Lydia Hollett
Heather Helen Foss
Shailaja H. Mistry
Margaret Ann Therrien
Susanne Wallner
Jeanette Westbrook
Brenda Lee
Julia Marie Jones
Roberta Ostler Balmer Advancement of Women
Gerlinde Sarkar
Hally Siddons Advancement of Women
Sandra W Millen
Phyllis Scott
Jeanette Oostlander
Margaret Louise McLeod
Linda Charmaine MacDonald
Cynthia Josephine Swann
Phyllis Scott
Penny Lenore Bickerton
Judith Bridge
Linda Ann Russell
Susan A.C. RUSSELL Committee on NGOs Representative
Cassandra Elizabeth Porther
Sharon Anne Crabb
Liette Michaud


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Education
  • Family
  • Human Rights
  • Sustainable Development
  • Violence
  • Women
  • Women/gender Equality

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
  • Men and boys
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Policy advice
  • Research
  • Service provision
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and armed conflict
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women and the environment
  • Women and the media
  • Women in power and decision-making

Social Development:
  • Poverty
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • Canada
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Improve maternal health
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1919
Year of registration (YYYY): 1998
Number and type of members: 8,500 women graduates and students

Additional Information

Main Objective

Advancement of Women