Federal budget-making process not meeting women’s needs

The federal government's current budgetary process is leaving women behind. A new report by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) and the Canadian Feminist Alliance for International Action (FAFIA), concludes that if women are to be equal benefactors of federal budget surpluses, the federal government must stop ignoring its domestic and international commitments to undertake gender budget analysis in Canada. Read the CCPA's press release or the report Gender Budget Initiatives: Why They Matter in Canada (in PDF).