It's time to see more women in the Legislative Assembly.
If you are interested in running or would like to help a woman run for office
please fill out the registration below. Registration Form
To see what the council has been up to visit us on our Facebook (status of women council of the nwt) or Twitter (statusofwomennt). You can also see what is new in our "What's New" section up top.
Status of Women Council Vision
Equality for women
Communities, workplaces and families
free from violence against women
A society that respects and includes
the diverse experiences and perspectives
of all women
Projects and Services
Funding and Support Team (FAST)
Prevention of violence against women and children, and support for victims of violence
Women and family law issues
Prevention of harassment in the workplace
Education and training of girls and women
Encouraging women’s leadership skills and full participation in community and political decision-making
Human rights, including human rights education, advocacy, and a better system for those who file complaints
The Staff of the Status of Women Council of the NWT are here to serve women across the Northwest Territories. The Staff of the Status of Women Council of the NWT are: Lorraine Phaneuf, Executive Director; Annemieke Mulders, Programs and Research Manager; and Samantha Thomas, Community Development Coordinator.