WHEN is seeking a new Board Member!

WHEN is seeking an individual to build strong programming and expand our reach!  

The Women’s Healthy Environments Network (WHEN) is looking for a strategic board member to be part of our volunteer Board of Directors. WHEN is currently in a pivotal moment: we’re focused on the future and have big plans to challenge the status quo and make waves in the environmental and women’s health space. Recently WHEN was the proud recipient of a United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Recognition Award recognising us for our outstanding efforts in helping advance action towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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Considering our ice cold winters and snowstorms, it is no wonder that Canadians spend more than 90% of their time indoors. But are we really aware of our indoor air quality and the harmful toxins that exist within our homes? Not to mention, the health risks that can occur from being exposed to these agents?

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