Malaya Marcelino

NDP candidate in the Notre Dame Winnipeg race.

Malaya can be reached on social media, at Malaya.Marcelino@mbndp.ca, or by calling 204-415-2520.

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Demonstration marks one year since obstetrics suspension

November 19, 2019

The Reminder - ...demonstration was followed up by a meeting between We Want Birth members and Lindsey, joined later by The Pas MLA Amanda Lathlin and Notre Dame MLA Malaya Marcelino. Both out of town MLA’s drove to Flin Flon to hear from demonstrators. Marcelino serves as the Manitoba NDP’s critic for the status of women. ...

Policy initiative should follow modest gesture

October 11, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...products at no charge in their washrooms by the end of 2019 — and move this concept from ponderment to policy. NDP status of women critic Malaya Marcelino summed things up nicely when she said it should not be necessary for girls to miss school because they don’t have access to menstrual hygiene...

Province marks Day of the Girl with ‘period packs’

October 11, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...election campaign, the NDP said it would spend about $300,000 annually on menstrual products for students in grades 6-12. Status of women critic Malaya Marcelino said the costing was based on British Columbia’s model, which kicked into gear earlier this year. Marcelino welcomed the period pack idea, but...

Manitoba handing out ‘period packs’ on International Day of the Girl

October 10, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...that idea, which she estimates would cost $1 million per year, if applied to Grades 7 through 12. The period packs will cost about $4,500. Malaya Marcelino, the NDP MLA for Notre Dame, said she welcomes the decision to give out some menstrual products. But Marcelino said she’s concerned the PC...

Manitoba mulls making menstrual products available in schools for free

October 10, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...Squires says the PC government is considering going a step further and making free tampons and pads available to students in grades 7-12. NDP MLA Malaya Marcelino said putting tampons and pads in public schools for free is a no-brainer. (Austin Grabish/CBC) The minister estimates the commitment would cost the...

Manitoba NDP introduce their shadow cabinet

September 27, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...whip; families critic. -Tom Lindsey: Opposition deputy caucus chair; labour and northern affairs critic. -Jim Maloway: Consumer protection critic. -Malaya Marcelino: Immigration and the status of women critic. -Jamie Moses: Growth, enterprise and trade critic; spokesperson on affordability issues. -Lisa Naylor:...

NDP takes St. James, Wolseley, Notre Dame

September 18, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...with sexually exploited youth, before moving to Winnipeg to work as a counsellor at the Women’s Health Clinic. ☐ ☐ ☐ In Notre Dame, Malaya Marcelino is the NDP MLA for the newly created constituency. Marcelino won in a landslide victory with 3,361 votes, around 65 per cent of the total votes. ...

News in brief: Fontaine, Smith hold onto seats; NDP newcomers elected in Notre Dame, Burrows

September 16, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ... Incumbents Nahanni Fontaine (St. Johns) and Bernadette Smith (Point Douglas) were re-elected to the Legislature, and will be joined by newcomer Malaya Marcelino, who won in Notre Dame, as well as Mintu Sandhu in The Maples. Fontaine won with 3,526 votes, well ahead of her nearest competitor, Progressive...

Letters, Sept. 14

September 14, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...swept all of the northern seats. In terms of diversity, the election of two black MLAs has been noted, along with a woman of Filipino ancestry, Malaya Marcelino, in Notre Dame and Mintu Sandhu in The Maples. As to gender balance, the New Democrats will have the highest percentage of female MLAs of any party...

More women, more people of colour but fewer Indigenous MLAs in Manitoba legislature

September 12, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...one of three black MLAs elected on Tuesday — the first black candidates ever elected to Mantioba's legislature. (Justin Deeley/CBC) One Filipino (Malaya Marcelino in Notre Dame) and five Indigenous NDP candidates were also elected (party leader Wab Kinew in Fort Rouge, Ian Bushie in Keewatinook, Bernadette...

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