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The plan, drafted by a party committee over two years, says:Your New
-Thirty per cent of constituencies not held by New Democrats will be designated for female candidates.
-Ten per cent of such constituencies will be designated for candidates from “under-represented groups,” notably youth, persons of colour, the disabled, aboriginal people and those who are either gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender.
-When an incumbent New Democrat does not seek re-election, the constituency will be designated automatically for women candidates to ensure woman are running in seats where New Democrats have been previously elected.