Government of New Brunswick

Executive Council Office

March 8th, 2014
Celebrate International Women's Day!

March 8th, 2014 is International Women’s Day (IWD), a celebration that is shared by women all around the world. IWD is a chance to celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.


Interested in organizing an IWD event in your community?

Find ideas and activities by downloading:

The Community Celebration
Planning Guide


Calendar of Events
Organizing an activity? Want to share your event with other New Brunswick women? Send details of your IWD event to be posted on our website by emailing us at [email protected]. Please include: Date, Region, Name of event, Event description (50 word max.), Venue, Time, and Contact info.(email, phone and/or website)

Date Region Event description
March 7, 2014
2 pm to 4pm.

International Women's Day WEB Open House

Everyone is invited to an Open House to celebrate International Women's Day, Friday March 7 , 2014, 2pm to 4pm at the Women's Equality Branch office, 551 King St, Suite A, Fredericton. Refreshments served. Come meet staff, learn about our publications & programs, & celebrate the day!

March 6-7, 2014
Saint John
Saint John's upcoming conference exploring topics in leadership, empowerment and entrepreneurship; an event in honor of International Women's day It's important that local businesses and organizations participate and support events like this in order to continue to move forward and build True Growth Strategies in Southern New Brunswick. join us in recognizing our paths on March 6 and 7. Please visit the link for details
March 7, 2014
2013-2014 Florence Bird Lecture "Challenges for Canadian Muslim Women:
The Quebec Charter of Values", by Alia Hogben Executive Director of the Canadian Council for Muslim Women. Friday, March 7, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. An International Women’s Day Event. Rooms 2228-2224, River Building, Carleton University
Everyone Welcome. For additional information, please contact Claire Ryan 613-520-6645 or [email protected]
March 7, 2014
8am to 4pm.
Saint John
International Women's Day event

Join us at the Delta Brunswick in Saint John, NB where you will participate in your choice of workshops, browse the marketplace, and hear from Keynote Speaker, Paula Morand. Friday, March 7 , 2014 8am to 4pm. Tickets are now available for $75 for this full day of learning. Please contact the Imperial Theatre Box Office for your ticket.

March 7, 2014
10:30 am to 12pm.
Charlotte County

Charlotte County Abuse Prevention Network will be hosting a coffee break to recognise International Women's Day at our local radio station ‘98.1 The Tide'.  This will be taking place on Friday March 7 th from 10:30-Noon.  There will be light refreshments, information, and door prizes.  All are welcome to join us! For more information contact Kelly Kurtz-Johnson at Fundy Region Transition House, Inc. (506) 466-4485

March 8, 2014
3 pm to 6pm.
The Fredericton YMCA and Fredericton Regional Resource Network are pleased to host a partial screening of “Half the Sky” March 8, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. A documentary series on global oppression of women and girls. There will be a community panel along with the audience discussing issues facing women and girls in our region after the film. This event is intended for a mature audience only as the film and discussion content is unsuitable for young children. There are a limited number of spaces so please RSVP in order to reserve a seat by e-mail with [email protected]
March 8, 2014
International Women's Day - The New Brunswick Coalition for Pay Equity and the Regroupement féministe du Nouveau-Brunswick would like to invite you to a special event on International Women's Day, March 8th. Our event, entitled  «Equality for women benefits everyone», will be held at the Delta Beausejour in Moncton, from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm. Lunch will be served. Tickets are on sale for 25$ at Reads on Main St. or on Mountain Rd. You can also purchase your tickets online at   by clicking on the «Faire un don» button. For more information you can contact Chloé Boudreau: [email protected]
March 10-15, 2014
International Women's Week - March 10-15 Reclaiming your authentic Self Workshop, Mother-Daughter Evening, Strech for Success and many more. For more information or to register call 422-3352.

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