Women

Instagram teams up with girl activists to address online harassment

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Girl activists will be teaming up with Instagram, in collaboration with global children’s rights and gender equality organization Plan International, to address how the platform can respond to online harassment. This will include listening sessions with a diverse group of 15 youth activists who will provide insight into their own negative experiences to policy and product […]

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Financial caregiving burden on women is particularly high, causing current and future loss of income, retirement savings

With an estimated 5.8 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s, dementia or other memory disorders, a figure that is expected to double by 2040 with the aging population, new research from RBC Wealth Management – U.S. and Aon uncovers just how financially devastating cognitive decline can be on both individuals and families – even those with […]

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Girl Guides of Canada and BlackBerry Join Forces to Educate Next Generation of Cybersecurity Experts

Guide shows off her new Digital Defender badge from Girl Guides of Canada, developed in partnership with BlackBerry. Girls of all ages, can learn about the cyber threats they might face, how cybersecurity works, how it impacts their daily lives, and get exposure to careers in cybersecurity. (CNW Group/Girl Guides of Canada)

Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada BlackBerry Limited launched a cybersecurity skills-based programming, Digital Defenders, for Girl Guides of Canada 70,000 members. Designed to provide girls with the necessary skill-set to spark early interest in the cybersecurity industry, the Girl Guide-led program encourages participants to take a “how stuff works” approach to cybersecurity, giving them a robust […]

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Shopper’s Beauty Mingle #BeautyMingle

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SHOPPERS DRUG MART HOLIDAY BEAUTY MINGLE #BeautyMingle On Saturday November 9th, Book yourself an appointment at Holiday Beauty Mingle at Shoppers Drug Mart and show yourself a little love with a makeover and skin consultation. Discover your own individual beauty while doing your part in giving back to the community. Tickets for $10 can be purchased […]

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