February 23 & 24: National PLEI Conference

Date February 23, 2011 to February 24, 2011
Where Vancouver, BC

The conference is aimed at those who provide and support public legal education and information (PLEI) and want to improve how the Internet and emerging technologies can be used to deliver PLEI.

Posted:
November 18, 2010
Article source:
Just a Click Away

December 1: Release of report on secondary education and low-income students

Date December 1, 2010
Where Online

May Wong, Executive Director of The Omega Foundation and designer of the SmartSAVER project, will release a new report that explores the opportunity to improve low-income students' participation in post-secondary education through better use of education savings.

Posted:
November 18, 2010
Article source:
Maytree

December 13: Registration now available for ARCH's 30th Anniversary Symposium

Date December 13, 2010
Time 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; reception at 5:30 p.m.
Where David Lamont Learning Centre, Law Society of Upper Canada, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

Registration is now available for ARCH's 30th Anniversary Symposium, Human Rights for People with Disabilities: Today and Tomorrow.

Posted:
November 15, 2010
Article source:
ARCH Disability Law Centre

December 1: Criminals and Victims? Race, Law and HIV Exposure in Ontario

Date December 1, 2010
Time 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Where Bennett Lecture Hall, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 78 Queen's Park, Toronto

The African and Caribbean Council on HIV/AIDS in Ontario (ACCHO) is holding a symposium, Criminals and Victims? Race, Law and HIV Exposure in Ontario, to launch their paper on the impact of the criminalization of HIV non-disclosure on African, Caribbean and Black communities.

Posted:
November 10, 2010
Article source:
HALCO - HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario

December 13: ARCH's 30th Anniversary Symposium

Date December 13, 2010
Time 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; reception at 5:30 p.m.
Where David Lamont Learning Centre, Law Society of Upper Canada, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

ARCH celebrates 30 years of service to people with disabilities by reflecting on further action needed to advance the rights of our community by employing the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, reducing poverty, ensuring the right to make one's own decisions, and ensuring full inclusion in the democratic process.

Posted:
November 05, 2010
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November 10: Refugees and Human Smuggling: Bill C-49 Forum

Date November 10, 2010
Time 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, Bennett Lecture Hall, Flavelle House, 78 Queen's Park Crescent West (just south of Museum Subway station)

Panelists will discuss the impacts of Bill C-49 on refugee claimants and reflect on Canada's international obligations towards refugees, past, present and future.

Posted:
November 03, 2010
Article source:
Amnesty International

December 2: Introduction to Family Law and Family Law Legal Services

Date December 2, 2010
Time 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Where HALCO Boardroom, 65 Wellesley Street East, Suite 207, Toronto (one block east of Yonge Street/Wellesley Subway Station)

Part of HALCO's Public Legal Education Program Workshop series, this workshop is presented by Emma Barz, Legal Aid Ontario Family Law Duty Counsel Lawyer.

Posted:
November 01, 2010
Article source:
HALCO - HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario

December 7: HIV & Private Insurance Issues

Date December 7, 2010
Time 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Where HALCO Boardroom, 65 Wellesley Street East, Suite 207, Toronto (one block east of Yonge Street/Wellesley Subway Station)

Part of HALCO's Public Legal Education Program Workshop series, this workshop is presented by Renée Lang, HALCO Litigation Lawyer.

Posted:
November 01, 2010
Article source:
HALCO - HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario

November 9: Holding Power Accountable (and more)

Date November 9, 2010
Time 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil Street, Toronto

This is a training session on how to file complaints against the police, the City of
Toronto, and the Government of Ontario, plus information on the injury compensation system for victims of crime.

Posted:
October 27, 2010
Article source:
Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic (CSALC)

November 10: Working with Muslim women & their families

Date November 10, 2010
Time 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Where Ryerson University Student Centre

This is an interactive, comprehensive training workshop on cultural awareness presented by the Alternative for Her Community Centre.

Posted:
October 27, 2010
Article source: