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New Partnership With techNL

Women in Resource Development is thrilled to announce our partnership with techNL to offer fully funded career services and supports for technology education and training programs throughout 2023-2024. Tech is central to every opportunity in our province. No matter your career stage or interests, there are countless avenues to learn, grow, and find your future […]

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2021 DEI Awards

Our Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Recognition Award recipients ChooseToChallenge gender inequality in trades and STEM. They inspire and empower girls and women in our province to consider, choose, and succeed in these fields. They are passionate and committed to doing it better, making a difference, and leading the way for others. They are shining examples […]

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Request for Proposals

Website Design and Web Content Maintenance for the Digital Reboot – Codesigning Supports with Women Project. WRDC is seeking proposals from qualified firms for the development of a new project website. Experience working within indigenous cultures and communities is preferred. RFP Document  

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Vale Recruitment Sessions

WRDC has teamed up with Vale to host 4 recruitment sessions targeted at women and gender-diverse individuals for their Long Harbour operation. Visit our events page at https://wrdc.ca/the-latest/events/to find the session that works best for you. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to gain valuable insight and knowledge of highly sought after positions in […]

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Increasing Pathways to Employment

Summary Increasing Pathways to Employment Funded by Women and Gender Equality Canada (WAGE)’s Feminist Response and Recovery Fund, Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC) is leading a project to advance inclusive skills development policies and practices to remove barriers that prevent women’s full participation in partnership with the Career Development Foundation (CCDF), the Provincial Advisory […]

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2022 Trades and Technology Scholarship

Resources Events News Photos Success Stories Donate Scholarships Contact 2022 TRADES & TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIPS WRDC, in partnership with Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro), awarded scholarships of $1,500 to six students entering their first year of a skilled trade or technology program.   The Trades and Technology Scholarships were designed to help with the financial challenges full-time […]

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2020-2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Our AGM was presented on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, as a Zoom webinar to celebrate last year’s highlights and share our priorities for the future. Recording  Click here to watch the AGM recording AGM Documents  AGM Agenda 2019-2020 AGM Minutes 2020-2021 Annual Report  WRDC Audited Financial Statements WRDC-ERC Audited Financial Statements    

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TechConnect

Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC) is excited to announce the launch of TechConnect! The tech sector in NL is booming and full of endless opportunities! #TechConnectNL is a virtual event that connects girls, women, and gender-diverse individuals to exciting job prospects, dynamic companies, industry leaders, training programs and supports, and much more. #TechConnectNL will […]

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Marine Sector Experience Survey

Marine Sector Experience Survey If you work or have worked in the marine sector in Canada, please take the time to complete this survey. The Council of Marine Professional Associates (COMPASS) is an organization of private-sector businesses and public-sector organizations directly involved in marine transportation activities. COMPASS, in partnership with Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC), […]

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