News in Events
Rally Date Saturday, June 1, 2013
Time 11 a.m.
Place Queen's Park – Ontario Legislature - walk north from Queen's Park subway stop – College St. & University Ave.
Contact Ontario Network of Injured Workers Groups (ONIWG) at 905-662-7128; IAVGO at 416-924-6477; IWC at 416-461-2411
Overnight Vigil Date Friday, May 31, 2013
Time 4 p.m.
Place Queen's Park
June 1, 2013, marks the 30th Anniversary of Injured Workers' Day in Ontario.
Date Friday, June 7, 2013
Time 8:45 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Place 519 Church Street, Toronto
Contact Vivien Green
Phone 416-408-4420 ext. 835
"From Information to Action: Building Our Public Legal Education Capacity" is the theme of this year's Learning Exchange Spring Symposium.
Date Thursday, May 23, 2013
Time 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Place Friends House Meeting Room, 60 Lowther Avenue (just north of Bloor, near St. George Station), Toronto
Hosted by the Law Union of Ontario's Prison Justice Committee, this is a follow-up to their earlier meeting on ways to prevent the implementation of the omnibus crime bill.
Date Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Time 11 a.m. ET
Join Accessibility Ontario for a 30-minute presentation to demonstrate BrowseAloud, a powerful, multilingual screen reading tool featured on 7,000 websites worldwide.
Date Thursday, May 23, 2013
Time 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Place Solarium, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
This event will explore ideas and start a conversation about how the legal community in Canada might follow some U.S. lessons in positioning lawyers as healers.
May 15: Webinar on New Directions in Resettlement: implications for refugees and the settlement sector
Date Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Time 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Eastern time
This webinar will look at CIC's proposed changes in how refugees are selected for resettlement to Canada and how this will affect those seen by refugee-serving organizations.
Date Thursday, May 30 - Saturday, June 1, 2013
Place Hilton Vancouver Metrotown, 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby BC
The Canadian Council for Refugees Spring Consultation has as its theme Promoting Security and a Warm Welcome. Register before Friday, May 10th, to take advantage of the reduced fees.
Date May 15-17 (Wednesday-Friday), 2013
Place Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario
The Ryerson Centre for Immigration and Settlement presents its 2013 conference, Immigration and Settlement: Precarious Futures?
Date Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Time 12:00 - 1:00 E.S.T.
May Be Me is a campaign to raise awareness and funds to prevent violence against women and youth.
Date Friday, May 17th, 2013
Time 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Place York Hall A100, Glendon Campus (Bayview and Lawrence), York University
Alex Neve, Secretary General, Amnesty International Canada, will give a public lecture titled "At Home and Abroad: Refugee Rights Under Siege."