Campaigns and initiatives

Open Media
November 23, 2010
OpenMedia.ca is a national, non-profit organization working to advance and support an open and innovative communications system in Canada. They strive to make media and telecommunications more...
Keywords: Online Resource , internet, media, Technology, Campaigns and initiatives, All of Canada
October 14, 2010
The Mission of The Low-Income Energy Network: Aims to ensure universal access to adequate, affordable energy as a basic necessity, while minimizing the impacts on health and on the local and global...
Keywords: Online Resource , Debt and Consumer Law, Debt and Consumer Law, energy, energy, energy poverty, energy poverty, Housing, Housing and Tenancy, low-income, Utilities, Campaigns and initiatives, Ontario
International Alliance of Inhabitants
October 7, 2010
The International Alliance of Inhabitants is a global network of associations and social movements of inhabitants, cooperatives, communities, tenants, house owners, homeless, slum dwellers,...
Keywords: Online Resource , Homelessness, Housing, housing rights, Campaigns and initiatives, International
No Child Labour
July 6, 2010
First Call has launched a new website to draw attention to the BC government's unacceptable child labour laws.
Keywords: Online Resource , child labour, Children and Youth, labour laws, Workers' Rights, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
Right to Housing Blog
June 29, 2010
The Right to Housing Blog documents the Right to Adequate Housing Charter Challenge. The court is being asked to declare that homelessness and inadequate housing violate the Charter of Rights and...
Keywords: Online Resource , Blogs, charter challenge, Homelessness, Housing, right to housing, Campaigns and initiatives, Ontario, All of Canada
living wage
June 28, 2010
The Living Wage for Families Campaign raises awareness about the negative impact of low-wage poverty on families and communities throughout BC. It also advocates for what poverty researchers believe...
Keywords: Online Resource , Government Policy, living wage, Organizing, Workers' Rights, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
April 20, 2010
ODSP Action Coalition is made up of community clinic caseworkers, agency staff, and community activists who undertake campaigns and activities designed to raise awareness of issues affecting persons...
Keywords: Online Resource , Disability, Ontario Disability Support Program, Campaigns and initiatives, Ontario, Organizations
April 19, 2010
KAIROS is a faith-based non-denominational social justice organization. KAIROS believes that poverty in Canada is neither inevitable nor acceptable.
Keywords: Online Resource , faith-based, Organizing, social justice, Campaigns and initiatives, Organizations
March 25, 2010
The Violence Prevention Initiative of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador reflects government’s commitment to addressing the problem of violence in this province. The Initiative is a six year...
Keywords: Online Resource , child abuse, Children and Youth, Disability, elder abuse, Seniors and Elders, Violence, violence against women, violence prevention, Women, Campaigns and initiatives, Newfoundland, Government information
March 25, 2010
The goal of the Advisory Council is to help advance women’s equality. They are an arms-length organization governed by the Status of Women Advisory Council Act. The Advisory Council was created in...
Keywords: Online Resource , Women, Campaigns and initiatives, Organizations
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