2017 Zonta Awards

Zonta Awards As part of its mandate to improve the education and the professional status of women, the Zonta Club of Ottawa established an annual bursary and awards program. jean-m-coon-application-form-2017-ottawa jean-m-coon-application-form-2017-ottawa Youth Awards Young Women in Public Affairs What is the Young Women in Public Affairs Award? The award honours ...
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2014/15 Year in Review

2014/2015 Year in Review! May, 2014 - Awards evening in Ottawa City Hall and our 85th year celebration with a birthday cake and the Hon Dr. Kelly Leith, Minister of Labour and Status of Women as guest speaker. June, 2014  - Zonta sponsored Elder Abuse Awareness Day at Ottawa City ...
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PACT Update / E4D Video

Our March 2015 meeting began with Sister Pauline Gagne, SCO, providing a brief history of PACT, the Persons Against Crimes of Trafficking and its current vision and goals. PACT began in 2004 and incorporated in 2007 as a not for profit organization to stop human trafficking. PACT holds meetings once a ...
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Human Trafficking Zonta Program

We began studying the issue in 2008 by meeting with the head of the RCMP’s humand trafficking desk.  Members were given an overview of trafficking in Canada.  After widely publicizing the event, the club joined UNIFEM and Kanata University Women’s Club to hold the first information session in human trafficking in ...
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Elder Abuse Awareness

Building Awareness about Elder Abuse Program 2013-2014 The  Zonta Ottawa members held a strategic planning session and agreed to focus our program for 2013-2014 on violence against women locally. This focus is in keeping with the Zonta International program  “Strategies to End Violence Against Women” which has as one of ...
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