Women in Defence and Security (WiDS) aims to promote and support the advancement of women in careers related to Canadian defence and security by recognizing excellence, developing talent, and creating connections.

Open to both men and women, WiDS is over 2,000 members strong and provides professional development, informal mentoring and networking events designed to encourage and support women at all stages of their careers in the defence and security fields.

Becoming a member of WiDS gives you access to an established network of men and women in industry, police and first responders, military and the public sector at all levels of their careers. WiDS members come from public and private sector organizations, the military, academia and others within the Canadian defence and security industries.

WiDs is developing a community that works hard to transform culture. Our members care about diversity and inclusion and actively work to make positive change.

For questions or further information, contact us at wids@wids.ca or by phone at 613-253-5337 ext 15.

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