Women's Committee

Committee Members:

Marjorie Abdilnour (Retail Regulatory)

Cindy Nordmarken (Health)

Bonnie Bond (Education)

Lorena Urquiza (Community Services)

Wendy Banadyga (Equity)

Danielle Laroque (Public Service)

Vickie Ann Youngash (Crowns)

Muna DeCiman (Provincial Council Representative)

khardy [at] sgeu [dot] org (Kelly Hardy) - Staff Advisor


International Women's Day  - March 19, 2015


Examine all issues affecting women members in their union, work, home and community lives. Evaluate the Constitution and policies of SGEU and make recommendations to enable women to participate more fully in Union activities.

Develop educational material and presentations on women's issues to be included as part of other Union educationals.

Develop model contract clauses on women's issues and provide such to bargaining units.

Liaise with other women's organizations locally, nationally and internationally to offer necessary assistance to them and to promote women's trade union issues in those organizations.

Provide consultation, advocacy and assistance to women in SGEU, in achieving and maintaining their rights within the Union and in society at large. Liaison with appropriate committees of the Provincial Council as required.

This committee is responsible for:

Prairie School for Union Women

Silent Witness Project