In 2015 the securities regulatory authorities in Canada announced changes to the Disclosure of Corporate Governance Practices and Corporate Governance Disclosure. The aim is to increase transparency for investors and other stakeholders regarding the representation of women on boards of directors and in senior management. It applies to all non-venture issuers reporting in the participating jurisdictions. These changes went into effect in January of 2015.
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