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Hundreds of recommendations go unimplemented: Legal Strategy Coalition demands greater government commitment and accountability to ending violence against Indigenous women and girls

An alarming study released today shows that governments in Canada have repeatedly ignored expert recommendations to stop violence against Indigenous women and girls.

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Call for Nominations to LEAF Board and Committees for 2015

Call for Nominations to LEAF Board and Committees for 2015

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund Inc. (LEAF) invites community activists, lawyers, academics, and anyone else who cares about women’s equality in Canada to share your talents with us. There are a number of Board and Committee vacancies to be filled. The deadline for nominations is March 31, 2015.

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03.02.2015 - LEAF Calgary Miss Rep Poster
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Join LEAF for a community panel: What is “Barbaric”? Feminist reflections on religion and equality

Please join LEAF for a community panel discussion titled Who is a “Barbarian”? Feminist Reflections on Religion and Equality. Panelists will be: Shareen Gokal (AWID), Alia Hogben (CCMW), Dawnis Kennedy (Anishinaabe legal scholar, SJD candidate, U of T), Farrah Khan (Barbra Schlifer Clinic) and Moderator: Sonia Lawrence (Osgoode Hall Law School).

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