Pat Evans is a recent co-chair of the Grandmothers Advocacy Network (GRAN), a cross-Canada network of older women advocating for policies and programs that will improve the lives of women and children in southern Africa and elsewhere in the Global South. Previously, Evans was as a faculty member in the Schools of Social Work at York and Carleton Universities, specializing in gender issues and social policy.

Aging Activisms is a program of activist research, academic mentorship, and intergenerational community-building led by
Dr. May Chazan, Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Gender and Feminist Studies at Trent University.

Thanks to Ben Hodson for our graphic. The photos on our site have been taken by members of the Aging Activisms research team and our participants and collaborators. Web design by Eugenia Ochoa and Melissa Baldwin.