International Parliamentary Union presidency

October 7, 2020 News

Official opposition leader Erin O’Toole endorsed Senator Salma Ataullahjan on Wednesday in her race for the presidency of the International Parliamentary Union to be the first Canadian Muslim to fill that seat and called on Prime Minister Trudeau to endorse her as…

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Up against federal ‘boys’ club

September 30, 2020 News

The Canadian government is being accused of standing in the way of a popular female Conservative senator and champion of gender equality who is seeking the presidency of the prestigious Inter-Parliamentary Union, a global organization of 179 parliaments. Senator Salma Ataullahjan says…

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