In 1975, at the beginning of the United Nations’ International Year of Women, the UN began their practice of celebrating women and girls on March 8th. For the UN celebrating IWD is an opportunity to highlight the importance of every woman and girl being able to exercise real choices in relation to her actions and opportunities; from participating in her communities and politics to being able to live in a society free from violence and discrimination.Read more
SheTalks Radio launched at Roundhouse Radio 98.3FM on November 12th, 2016. It airs weekly on Saturdays from 11am to noon. We’re just over 2 months in and interest in the show is really picking up.
The show is hosted by SheTalks co-founder, Barinder Rasode. Barinder is no stranger to media, but stepping behind the microphone as interviewer is a role change for her.Read more
2017-01-13 by Jenna
It seems like 2016 was a draining year for just about everyone - mind, body and spirit - am I right? I’m not going to lie, it was a bit of a rollercoaster for me too.
Although I’m very proud that it was the year I got into the Masters program (third time’s a charm), and made it through Tough Mudder (half) alive, I was hoping beyond hope that my dreams could come true in threes - and that I’d be able to get up on stage to speak at the 2016 TEDxGastownWomen event. But, it wasn’t meant to be…because something just as amazing was in the making - sheTalks!!!Read more
by Sheila Reynolds
She was in her 20s when a manager at work asked her to get other staff involved in a charitable event. Little did Margot Gauley know it would mark the beginning of a lifelong enthusiasm that would add such depth to her already full life.Read more
by Sheila Reynolds
My Facebook feed of late has been filled with a seemingly never-ending stream of inspirational quotes.
Yes, there are just as many adorable puppy photos and videos – I'm apparently friends with numerous big-hearted animal lovers.Read more