Government of New Brunswick


  • Service New Brunswick Minister Sherry Wilson, who is also the minister responsible for women’s equality, is encouraging New Brunswickers to celebrate International Women’s Day today.

  • A candlelight memorial to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women was held today in Fredericton in memory of the 14 young women killed at ...

  • A pilot program aimed at expanding pay equity within the private sector is off to a successful start, according to Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. To date, 145 employers have received ...

International Women's Day

We encourage all New Brunswickers to find a way to honour the efforts and accomplishments of women and girls in their communities.


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Promising Practices: Healthy Relationships and Dating Violence Prevention Programs in Canadian Schools

Determining the effectiveness of a dating violence prevention program for youth is challenging. There are certain measures that can be helpful in ensuring an impactful program.

Response to Human Trafficking

The New Brunswick Human Trafficking Working Group works to raise awareness in New Brunswick about human trafficking, both domestic and international.



Annual investment of $150,000 to support private sector pay equity

The provincial government will invest $150,000 annually to support the ...

Regulations to support victims of intimate partner violence posted for review

Proposed regulations under the Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Act, outlining ...

November is Family Violence Prevention Month

Premier Brian Gallant, who is also the minister responsible for ...

Investment made in intervention measures regarding intimate partner violence

Implementation of measures under the Intimate Partner Violence Intervention Act ...