Explore the latest news on Peterborough’s International Women’s Day Conference featuring news headlines and press releases.

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When life knocks you down, laugh: Deborah Kimmett inspires through storytelling and humour —, February 24, 2019

Poetic justice: Mi’kmaw activist Rebecca Thomas champions social change through slam poetry —, February 5, 2019

Speaker and workshop lineup announced for International Women’s Day Conference in Peterborough —, January 30, 2019



Women’s issues in forefront at Peterborough conference marking International Women’s Day — Peterborough Examiner, March 9, 2018 

Building Resilience — Tanya Kowalenko, Educator & Kids on the Block Coordinator, Canadian Mental Health Association, March 9, 2018

For Judy Croon, stress and conflict is a laughing matter —, February 13, 2018

Linda Silver Dranoff on the historical struggle for women’s rights in Canada —, February 6, 2018

Samra Zafar’s journey from child bride to award-winning scholar —, January 30, 2018



Louise Racine is empowering women, helping them to find their voice and to take action —, November 20, 2017

International Women’s Day Conference returns to Peterborough in 2018 —, November 7, 2017

Speakers inspire Peterborough women at Women’s Business Network’s International Women’s Day conference — Peterborough Examiner, March 9, 2017 

Author Sarah Vermunt urges Peterborough women to find their ‘enlightened ambition’ — Peterborough Examiner, March 9, 2017

Candy Palmater draws laughter and tears from Peterborough-area women —, March 8, 2017

International Women’s Day conference set to inspire and empower 150 women to action —, March 5, 2017

IWD quilt honours 150 unsung female heroes of Canada’s history —, February 28, 2017

Linda Kash takes a break from filming Fargo to speak at International Women’s Day Conference —, February 18, 2017

Sarah Vermunt empowers women who want to love the work they do —, February 8, 2017

Humour for healing: Candy Palmater set to inspire and ignite women —, February 2, 2017

Comedian Candy Palmater, Linda Kash among speakers at first full-day conference in Peterborough marking International Women’s Day — Peterborough Examiner, January 10, 2017

Get inspired at Peterborough’s first-ever International Women’s Day Conference —, January 4, 2017





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