Isabel is a well-regarded speaker on advocacy and gender, active in the community on various causes at the federal and local levels.
This page highlights some of the events, news and other happenings that she’s been directly involved in, or feels are important to promote more widely.
The Canadian Embassy in Austria celebrated International Women’s Day on Wednesday, March 8th. Attending as Chair of Famous 5 Ottawa, she spoke about the organziation […]
On May 16th, Isabel Metcalfe will speak about empowering women and leading change in the spirit of the Famous 5. The event is organized by […]
Ottawa Life Magazine named Isabel Metcalfe the 4th most influential person in the the Capital in its Fall 2016 edition. From the magazine: “From culture […]
The Hon. Monique Bégin, political leader and activitist, was one of five women who receieved the 2015 Governor General’s Person Case Award on April 21, […]
On October 18, 86 years ago the ‘Persons Case’ won Canadian women the right to vote. On the same day 15 years ago, Famous 5 […]
Isabel Metcalfe spoke about monitoring international elections at a gathering of the Commonwealth Women Parliamentary Association held in Victoria, BC. The Commonwealth Women Parliamentary Association […]
Famous 5 Ottawa will honour Ontario’s Premier Kathleen Wynne as a nation builder. All are invited to join the premier for lunch at the National […]