Women in Skilled Trades and Technical Professions

Women account for almost half of the Canadian workforce, yet they continue to be under-represented in skilled trades and technical professions, including science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

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The Competitive Advantage: A Business Case for Hiring Women in the Skilled Trades and Technical Professions

Compiled by the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum on behalf of the Forum of Federal-Provincial-Territorial Ministers responsible for the Status of Women

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