CanWaCH Awards for Canadian Excellence in Global Women and Children's Health

The Canadian Partnership for Women and Children's Health (CanWaCH) is proud to present its Awards for Canadian Excellence in Global Women and Children’s Health. These prestigious honours will be bestowed upon individuals who have demonstrated significant contribution towards Canada’s advancement of global health for women and children in the following five categories:  

Leadership

This award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated exceptional leadership abilities that have motivated, inspired or sparked action for the advancement of work in global health for women and children.

Gender Equality

This award recognizes an individual who has advanced, within the global women and children’s health sector, gender equality research, the improvement of policy and programming, or the application of a gender equality lens to partnerships, programs, projects or organizational culture.

Measuring Impact

This award recognizes an individual who champions the collection, analysis, use or sharing of data, or monitoring and evaluation approaches to communicating the impact of Canadian efforts in global health for women and children, including gender-sensitive monitoring, evaluation or research.

Young Leader

This award recognizes professionals or volunteers aged 16-30 who have demonstrated leadership, dedication and/or courage and have made an impact in women and children’s health and rights, at the local, national or global level.

Partnership

This award recognizes a group from any industry or sector who have collaborated through a project, program, initiative, event, platform, tool or research project that advances global health for women and children AND clearly demonstrates the power of partnership.