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“Education In Action, Canada - Guatemala” Solidarity works…

With the support of the PSAC Social Justice Fund, Education in Action inspires PSAC members and others to get involved in meaningful solidarity with indigenous communities in Guatemala.  When we work together, a better world is possible. 

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Funding is available for Poverty Alleviation initiatives in Nunavut

In November 2016, the Nunavut Employees Union signed an agreement with the Nunavut Government that includes a MOU that the employer shall contribute one cent (1¢) per worker per hours worked towards social justice initiatives in Nunavut.

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Invitation to participate in the Education in Action project in Guatemala, March 2018

PSAC Social Justice Fund (SJF) is organizing a 12-person delegation to travel to Guatemala in the spring of 2018 to work with and learn from grass roots organizations empowering communities.

SJF supports Guatemalan plaintiffs in the Hudbay Minerals lawsuit

Rights Action and Klippensteins Barristers and Solicitors travelled to Guatemala City from October 18 to 20, 2017, to meet with the plaintiffs and to prepare them for their upcoming trip to Toronto.

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The Canadian government should replace NAFTA or scrap it

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is a trilateral trade agreement between Canada, United States and Mexico that went into effect January 1, 1994.

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Solidarity in its true form ̶ “Education In Action”

Each year, members volunteer and travel to Guatemala to participate in the Education In Action project with the Comité Campesino del Altiplano (CCDA), a farmer’s coalition working for labour rights and long-term social change in Guatemala.

ACORN – Living Wage Campaign

ACORN – Living Wage Campaign

​ACORN (Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now) Canada is an independent national organization of low- and moderate-income families.

ADDS – Gatineau: Rights of low-income families

ADDS – Gatineau: Rights of low-income families

ADDS Gatineau forms part of a movement of associations of welfare recipients and low-income families across Quebec.

AFIO L’association des femmes immigrantes de l’Outaouais

The Association of Immigrant Women in the Outaouais, is the principal community-based organization offering specialized services to immigrant women in the region.

AIDS Free Generation by 2030

The Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) is calling on governments to bring an end to the AIDS epidemic by 2030.

Alternatives North Strategy for the North West Territories

Alternatives North is a social justice coalition operating in the Northwest Territories.