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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Women's Council promotes initiatives to empower women, serves as a clearinghouse for information on programs and resources, conducts research on the status of women, and engages in unique partnerships to address barriers and inequalities affecting Wisconsin women. The Women's Council is comprised of 15 members appointed by the Governor and Legislative leaders.




 

MINORITY HEALTH MONTH

The 2022 theme Give Your Community a Boost!​ focuses on the continued importance of COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, and supports the many efforts happening in communities across the country to advance health equity. @MinorityHealth

FAST FACTS

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​​​Babies born to Black mothers die at a rate more than twice (10.8 per 1,000 births) the rate for white babies (4.6 per 1,000 births) in the U.S.​ Learn more​ ​about this issue and efforts to improve outcomes. 

​​Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women
​​Day of Awareness ​​| May 5, 2022 | Madison, WI

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Women in Elected Office in Wisconsin​​

State & Local Government

NEW! Statistics on Women in Local Government
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