Women and girls in sport: XC61-1/1-421-7E-PDF

"Pursuant to the motion adopted by the Committee, the study covered eight meetings, during which Committee members heard from 26 witnesses and received two briefs. They heard testimony from various stakeholders: athletes, representatives of sports organizations, experts and government officials. The members of the Committee wish to thank all the witnesses for their participation. Their testimony is grouped into the following six themes: 1) Overview of the legal and policy framework of Sport Canada; 2) Sport participation of women and girls in Canada; 3) Issues relating to female coaches and referees; 4) Women as leaders in sport; 5) The media and women in sport; 6) Sexual harassment in sport; and 7) Transgender inclusion "--Introd., p. 1.

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Department/Agency House of Commons. Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage.
Title Women and girls in sport
Series Title Report of the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Original published on: 2017/09/27; published on: 2017/09/29. "September 2017." Also available in French under title: Les femmes et filles dans le sport.
Date 2017.
Number of Pages ix, 54 p. :
Catalogue Number
  • XC61-1/1-421-7E-PDF
Subject Terms Women, Sports