The Women in Film and Television Canada Coalition has partnered with Reel Families for Change Canada, to launch an industry-wide survey on issues and realities faced by women, and caregivers, in screen-based industries. If this applies to you, please fill out the below survey.

On March 11th at 1 pm EST, the WIFT Canada Coalition will be hosting a national webinar to discuss the survey results and provide an overview of the preliminary report. Stayed tuned for more details. 

Link to Survey




Men as Passionate Feminists
Tsiako Abesadze in conversation with Wade Channell, USAID
March 29, 12 pm EST / 6 pm CET

How can we articulate and challenge the role of men in fighting gender inequality? How can we dismantle bygone ideals of masculinity and femininity? Get your questions ready as we have two experts in the house!
WIFTI board member Tsiako Abesadze will talk to Wade Channell, USAID, about men as passionate feminists and engaging men to address the dysfunctional and toxic concepts of masculinity that drive and maintain women’s inequalities.

Wade Channell is the Senior Economic Growth Advisor for Gender at the United States Agency for International Development. For the past seven years, he has lead women’s economic empowerment programming for the Agency, seeking to support USAID colleagues around the world in advancing women’s empowerment and gender equality.

Tsiako Abesadze is a Georgian producer, co-founder of WIFT Caucasus and board member of WIFT International.

Sign-up now for this free and important conversation here