Rural Women Making Change
The five year Rural Women Making Change research alliance supports research projects about change in places where rural women live and work.
Below are some of the key research documents from the collection of diverse literatures in the RWMC research database. These are often produced by non-profits serving women through community-based action research, provincial and federal institutions policy documents and position papers as well as academic research papers and references. These are organized into a database for use by rural organizations, policy analysts, scholars and others. Feel free to explore the collection.
Standing on Her Shoulders
A film by Rural Women Making Change.
Stories about rural women, girls and organizations who are making change.
Rev. Marian Lucas Jeffries
Marian Lucas-Jefferies has spent decades working for change in rural communities and in the lives of women. Growing up in rural south-western Ontario helped to frame this passion, â€œI grew up around farms and close to the reservation â€“…