Government Women and Youth

Include an equal number of women and men in the Cabinet.

Liberal Platform Page 34 October 5, 2015
Nov 2015

Justin Trudeau signals new style in 1st address as Canada's 23rd prime minister

CBC News November 04, 2015

Trudeau's front bench will include a mix of fresh faces and political veterans, and fulfils his promise to have an even number of men and women.

"It's a historic day for women," said Sheila Copps, a long-time Liberal cabinet minister and deputy prime minister to Jean Chrétien. "Gender parity in the national cabinet is huge. It sends a great message to our daughters and sons."