January 12: Panel on Social Justice and Human Rights

Date January 12, 2011
Time 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Where Room 280N York Lanes, York University

This panel discussion includes Roy McMurtry, chair, and Professors Robert Latham, Lesley Wood, and Sara Horowitz.

Posted:
January 07, 2011
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York University

January 11: Forum on human smuggling

Date January 11, 2011
Time 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College Street, Toronto

The South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario and No One Is Illegal - Toronto invite you to join in a public conversation with Barbara Jackman (Lawyer), Kamala Kempadoo (Professor), Graciela Flores Mendez (No One Is Illegal - Toronto) and Macdonald Scott (Immigration Consultant and No One Is Illegal - Toronto).

Posted:
January 05, 2011
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No One Is Illegal

Jan. - Mar. 2011: Public Legal Education Workshops

Date January 27, 2011 to March 3, 2011
Time 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Where HALCO Boardroom, 65 Wellesley Street East, Second Floor, Toronto (one block east of Yonge Street/Wellesley subway station)

These six free workshops are presented by HALCO - HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic (Ontario) on a variety of topics.

Posted:
December 20, 2010
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HALCO - HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario

January 13: TRAC Seminar on Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications

Date January 13, 2011
Time 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where Friends' House, 60 Lowther Avenue (TTC directions: St. George Subway, Bedford Exit)

This presentation is designed for front-line staff, those who regularly work with applications to Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) on a day-to-day basis.

Posted:
December 16, 2010
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Toronto Refugee Affairs Council (TRAC)

December 16: Event to remember the Rupert Hotel fire

Date December 16, 2010
Time 11 a.m.
Where Corner of Queen and Parliament

This is an invitation to meet and remember those who died in the Rupert Hotel rooming house fire.

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December 13, 2010
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January 17, 2011: CLEONet's Private Career Colleges Act webinar

Date January 17, 2011
Time 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where online

This webinar looks at the ways students and their advocates can protect themselves under the recently revised Private Career Colleges Act.

Posted:
December 08, 2010
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Community Law School (Sarnia-Lambton) Inc.

Reminder: December 10: Forum on housing as a human right

Date December 10, 2010
Time 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where 155 Dalhousie St. (5 minute walk east of Dundas Subway station, north of Dundas behind the gas station at Church and Dundas)

Participants at this forum on International Human Rights Day will hear about how low-income people and their allies are claiming the right to housing and how people can support the right to housing in their communities.

Posted:
December 08, 2010
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Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (ACTO)

December 3: NO to Quebec Provincial Bill 94

Date December 3, 2010

December 3 is a Day of Action against Bill 94, proposed legislation in Quebec, which, if approved, would deny essential government services, public employment, educational opportunities, and health care to Muslim women who wear the niqab (face veil).

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December 02, 2010
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December 9: Community Leadership and Action Project Symposium

Date December 9, 2010
Time 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where Robertson Building, Alterna Savings Room, 4th floor, 215 Spadina Avenue Toronto

Meet the project leaders and learn more about the projects that aimed to build community capacity to address violence against women, the first of its kind in Canada and North America.

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December 01, 2010
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December 10: Working With Deaf Survivors of Violence

Date December 10, 2010
Time 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, 252 Bloor Street West, Room 7-162, Toronto

This workshop is for hearing professionals who work with Deaf women who have experienced violence.

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November 29, 2010
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