G7- SCWIST Statement

April 14, 2016   To the G7 Sherpas:     The Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology,[1] based in Vancouver, BC, has been inspiring girls and promoting women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM fields) for 35 years. As such, we are one of the partners in a nation-wide Status of Women […]

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Report from the G7 Civic Society Outreach Event

On April 14, 2016, the Director of Strategic Development, Marcia MacDonald, attended the G7 Civic Society Outreach Event in Ottawa. On behalf of SCWIST, she provided policy recommendations to the federal government. Below is her report from the event. The event was hosted by Peter Boehm, Deputy Minister of International Development, and Diane Jacovella, Associate Deputy Minister of […]

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Message from the President

SCWIST President Fariba Pacheleh’s message in the Annual Report presented at the Annual General Meeting on June 15, 2016. SCWIST has had an amazing year: we have moved from a quietly hardworking organization with lots of events that are consistently sold out though we don’t make a big splash about it to an organization with an impressive reach and increasing […]

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