Powering better sport through gender equity.

Girls and women are underrepresented and underserved in Canadian sport as athletes, leaders, and decision-makers. Our challenge? To harness the power of sport so that girls and women everywhere can benefit, and to build a stronger, more equitable sport system for all Canadians.

Learning Opportunities

Workshops and Presentations

Whether you’re just starting the conversation or taking it to the next level, these sessions offer easy professional development solutions to help women and organizations to meet their goals.

Gender Equity Consulting

For organizations looking for custom gender equity solutions. Contact us to see how we can help you advance your organizational priorities with a focus on gender equity.


Get the run-down on our latest research and programming with expert-led sessions that elaborate on our most popular resources. Previous webinar topics include positive coaching, collecting gender equity data, and engaging newcomer girls and women in your community.


Work your way through our e-learning modules on your own time, learning key concepts and practical tools to help you flex your gender equity muscles and build your resume. 


Expand your network by connecting with like-minded advocates for equity and sport. We host a variety of professional development events each year for sport leaders to come together and leave feeling inspired.


Identify areas of strength and opportunity for your organization with a collaborative assessment of your policies, programs, and services. We’ll use evidence-based gender equity benchmarks to help you decide your next move.

Resource Library

We’re committed to driving change for women and girls and for sport through actionable, evidence-based resources that address gender equity challenges at the ground level. Our resources will help you understand how to prioritize inclusion in your work on a day-to-day basis.

Latest News

Impact Research Committee

Meet the Members of Canadian Women & Sport’s Impact Research Committee

Canadian Women & Sport is pleased to announce the seven researchers who will be part of our new Impact Research…

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WISE Fund Recipients

Here are the 2020 WISE Fund Recipients

Canadian Women & Sport is delighted to announce the names of the 30 organizations selected to receive a 2020 WISE…

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Game On: Girls in Sport Leadership

The retention of women and girls in sport and physical activity is challenging and complex, particularly for those who are…

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“You Can’t Be What You Can’t See”

“You can’t be what you can’t see.”  This is a familiar phrase to anyone who understands the barriers women and…

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