Campaigns and initiatives

May 27, 2011
Some interesting sites resulting from seniors organizing: the B.C. Coalition to Eliminate Abuse of Seniors (B.C. CEAS) has been formed to "create a network for sharing information identifying issues...
Keywords: Online Resource , Organizing, Seniors and Elders, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives, Organizations
May 25, 2011
NOII is a movement of refugees, immigrants and allies that organizes various campaigns for regularization and for justice and self-determination for immigrants, refugees, and indigenous people.
Keywords: Online Resource , Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives, Organizations
May 25, 2011
The Edmonton Coalition Against War and Racism co-ordinates campaigns on issues such as the U.S. occupation of Iraq. It also ran a Campaign to Stop Secret Trials and Deportations to protect and expand...
Keywords: Online Resource , Alberta, Ethnicity and Race, Human Rights, Legal Assistance, Campaigns and initiatives, All of Canada
May 25, 2011
The Mennonite Central Committee's refugee sponsorship program website.
Keywords: Online Resource , Immigrants and Refugees, Campaigns and initiatives, Organizations, All of Canada
May 25, 2011
Amnesty International is a worldwide organization monitoring and reporting on human rights abuses.
Keywords: Online Resource , Human Rights, Campaigns and initiatives, Organizations, International
May 25, 2011
25-in-5 Network for Poverty Reduction is a multi-sectoral network comprised of more than 100 provincial and Toronto-based organizations and individuals working on eliminating poverty. The website has...
Keywords: Online Resource , anti-poverty, Government Policy, Poverty Research, Toronto, Campaigns and initiatives, Ontario, Organizations
May 25, 2011
The Step it Up Campaign is working to end violence against women. Its goal is to encourage women, children and communities across the province to get involved in actions to spread the word about the...
Keywords: Online Resource , Violence, Women, Campaigns and initiatives, Ontario
May 25, 2011
In co-ordination with other organizations, W3C Web Accessibility Initiative pursues accessibility of the web for people with disabilities through five primary areas of work: technology, guidelines,...
Keywords: Online Resource , Disability, Technology, Campaigns and initiatives, International
May 25, 2011
Why Hunger is a US based non-profit that fights against poverty hunger in the US and internationally. Why Hunger is a leader in building the movement to end hunger and poverty by connecting people...
Keywords: Online Resource , Foodbanks and Food, Health, Organizing, Campaigns and initiatives, International
May 18, 2011
The Maquila Solidarity Network (MSN) is a labour and women's rights organization that supports the efforts of workers in global supply chains to win improved wages and working conditions, and...
Keywords: Online Resource , labour, Multilingual, Organizing, sweatshops, Women, workers rights, Workers' Rights, Campaigns and initiatives, International
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