EVA BC’s Executive Director Tracy Porteous is one of five Canadian Women being awarded the 2014 Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case. The awards honour individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the quality of life for women and girls in Canada. Thank you Status of Women Canada for the great honour.
More information can be found in the news release.
Congratulations to the five recipients of the Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case! The recipients of this year’s awards are: Elizabeth Atcheson – Toronto, Ontario Louise Champoux-Paillé – Montréal, Quebec Tracy Porteous – Vancouver, British Columbia Chantal Thanh Laplante – Moncton, New Brunswick (Youth Recipient) Emilie Nicolas – Toronto, Ontario (Youth Recipient)