Founded in 1919, the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW/FCFDU) is an equality-seeking, advocacy organization that works to advance the human rights of women and girls in 112 CFUW/FCFDU Clubs across Canada. Website http://www.cfuw.org/
CFUW is the largest of the affiliates that belong to the International Federation of University Women (IFUW). CFUW has special consultative status at the UN and is represented at the Sectoral Committee on Education at the Canadian Sub-Committee for UNESCO.
CFUW Halifax was established in 1936. Website https://sites.google.com/site/cfuwhalifax
The Atlantic Regional Council of the CFUW was formed in 1988 to help improve communication, co-operation, and friendship among the Atlantic Canada Clubs, and to promote the policies and programs of CFUW. Website www.cfuwarc.wix.com/cfuw
** CFUW Halifax Club is pleased to invite all members to the Atlantic Regional Council of CFUW (ARC) 2015 Annual Conference "Women Working for Change: Advocacy in Action". It will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel in Halifax, on October 23rd and 24th 2015. (Non-members are also welcome.)
Please see the "ARC 2015" page for more information.
Updated June 15, 2015