Group helps immigrant women gain political consciousness (en anglais)

The City for All Women Initiative is helping immigrant women vocalize their problems in integrating into Canadian society by training them to speak up to Ottawa’s decision-makers. Suzanne Doerge, co-ordinator of the initiative, says it’s hard for women to get involved in the community. “Since there’s often a language barrier, many of these women’s concerns are overlooked by politicians,” she says.(en anglais)