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Announcement
The Toward Parity in Municipal Politics program is looking for local initiatives that will look to strengthen opportunities or reduce barriers for women to fully participate in municipal politics/local government.
  • Women in local government
Case study
In 2016, Enoch Cree Nation and the City of Edmonton became partners with the support of the CEDI program, and began to foster mutual understanding, respect, and trust in order to achieve joint economic development initiatives.
  • Indigenous partnerships
Case study
Over the past three years, Paqtnkek Mi’kmaw Nation and the Municipality of the County of Antigonish have proudly participated in the First Nation-Municipal Community Economic Development Initiative (CEDI) program.
  • Indigenous partnerships
Announcement
Chantal Ouellet, former mayor of Scotstown, QC, winner of the Ann MacLean Award for Outstanding Service by a Woman in Municipal Politics
  • Women in local government
Announcement
The Inclusive Municipal Leadership Program (PLMI) will work with eight municipalities in Tunisia to provide training to female elected officials and to ensure that all citizens and elected officials have more influence over the management of local affairs. 
  • International
Case study
In 2017, CEDI staff visited one of the partnerships located in western Quebec. Through CEDI (Phase 1), Kebaowek First Nation (formerly Eagle Village First Nation), the Town of Témiscaming and the Municipality of Kipawa developed a tripartite friendship, agreed to pursue a shared tourism strategy and started to explore a coordinated approach to regional economic development.
  • Economic development
  • Indigenous partnerships
The Ann MacLean Award for Outstanding Service by a Woman in Municipal Politics recognizes retired women municipal politicians who have shown exemplary service to their community and constituents and to mentoring women who want to run for elected office. It is named in honour of FCM Past President, Ann MacLean, who led FCM's campaign to increase the number of women in municipal politics across Canada.
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  • Indigenous partnerships
2019 Federation of Canadian Municipalities