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Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) and the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women (IAAW) Granted Leave to Intervene in R. v. Barton

Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) and the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women (IAAW) Granted Leave to Intervene in R. v. Barton

March 08. 2016 | Featured, Gender Discrimination, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, Sexual Assault, Violence Against Women, What's New

  March 8, 2016, Edmonton – On March 8, 2016, Alberta Court of Appeal Justice Berger granted the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF)…

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Best wishes from LEAF for a happy International Women’s Day!

Best wishes from LEAF for a happy International Women’s Day!

March 08. 2016 | Featured, What's New

On this International Women’s Day, our thoughts turn to the women around the world who are denied reproductive justice and basic human rights. For women…

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LEAF Annual Persons Day Breakfast Gala, October 19, 2016

LEAF Annual Persons Day Breakfast Gala, October 19, 2016

March 07. 2016 | Events, Featured, What's New

The Persons Day Breakfast Gala is SOLD OUT   The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) will host the Annual Persons Day Breakfast Gala…

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LEAF Ottawa Silent Auction & Open Panel Discussion, March 14, 2016

LEAF Ottawa Silent Auction & Open Panel Discussion, March 14, 2016

March 07. 2016 | Events, Featured, LEAF Ottawa, What's New

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LEAF Halifax to present at the 2016 NaHSSA Conference, March 5, 2016

LEAF Halifax to present at the 2016 NaHSSA Conference, March 5, 2016

March 01. 2016 | Events, Featured, LEAF Halifax, What's New

LEAF Halifax will be presenting at the 2016 National Health Sciences Students’ Association (NaHSSA) Conference hosted by the Dalhousie Health Sciences Student Association on March…

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Violence against Women: A Conversation on Culture Shift, March 8, 2016

Violence against Women: A Conversation on Culture Shift, March 8, 2016

February 26. 2016 | Events, Featured, What's New

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Call for Board and Committee Volunteers, Deadline: March 31, 2016

Call for Board and Committee Volunteers, Deadline: March 31, 2016

February 17. 2016 | Featured, What's New

LEAF is a national, charitable, non-profit organization founded in 1985.  LEAF works to advance the equality of women and girls in Canada through litigation, law…

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22 Recommendations for National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

22 Recommendations for National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

February 17. 2016 | Media Releases, What's New

LEAF Legal Director Dr. Kim Stanton spoke at a symposium in Ottawa on January 30-31 on the planned MMIWG inquiry. Participants in the symposium released a document with 22…

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Celebrate Women 2016, April 13, 2016

Celebrate Women 2016, April 13, 2016

February 16. 2016 | Featured, LEAF Sudbury, What's New

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Prominent organizations seek commitment that inquiry on missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls will be truly national and comprehensive

Prominent organizations seek commitment that inquiry on missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls will be truly national and comprehensive

January 20. 2016 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

January 20, 2016 In an open letter released today, five national organizations that have been deeply involved in efforts to expose and address violence against…

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