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Announcement of a Change at LEAF

Announcement of a Change at LEAF

November 15. 2017 | Featured, What's New

It is with regret we announce that after five years as our Legal Director, Dr. Kim Stanton has resigned from the Women’s Legal Education Action…

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Thank you to our sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors

November 08. 2017 | LEAF National, What's New

    On behalf of the Board of Directors at LEAF we extend a heartfelt thanks to our valued partners and sponsors. Thank you for…

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Strong Welfare Rights Decision from the NS Court of Appeal

Strong Welfare Rights Decision from the NS Court of Appeal

November 08. 2017 | Children, Family Law, Featured, LEAF Cases, Socio-Economic Rights, What's New

November 8, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Nova Scotia Court of Appeal today released a decision overturning a decision of the Nova Scotia Supreme Court…

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LEAF, the Pay Equity Coalition, and the Pay Equity Coalition of New Brunswick appear at the Supreme Court of Canada to fight for pay equity

October 31. 2017 | Access to Justice, Equality Law, Featured, Gender Discrimination, LEAF Cases, What's New

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) together with Equal Pay Coalition and the New Brunswick Coalition for Pay Equity appear at the Supreme…

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LEAF Annual Report 2016-2017

October 27. 2017 | Featured, What's New

Thank you for your interest in LEAF. Please review our latest annual report that highlights some of our recent work, which would not be possible…

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Sandra Shamas headlines a sold out LEAF Annual Persons Day Event

Sandra Shamas headlines a sold out LEAF Annual Persons Day Event

October 25. 2017 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

Feminist Comedian Sandra Shamas headlines a sold out Women​’​s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) Annual Persons Day Event on October 26, 2017 Toronto, October…

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LEAF to address the proposed changes to sexual assault law in Bill C-51

LEAF to address the proposed changes to sexual assault law in Bill C-51

October 25. 2017 | Featured, Sexual Assault, What's New

LEAF will appear before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights today to address the proposed changes to sexual assault law…

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LEAF opposes the Québec government’s “Religious Neutrality” Bill, Bill 62

LEAF opposes the Québec government’s “Religious Neutrality” Bill, Bill 62

October 18. 2017 | Featured, What's New

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) opposes the Québec government’s “Religious Neutrality” Bill, Bill 62, which the Québec legislature passed today. The Bill:…

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LEAF and IAAW made a submission to the Alberta Independent Review of Circumstances Surrounding the Treatment of “Angela Cardinal” in R. v. Blanchard – October 15, 2017

LEAF and IAAW made a submission to the Alberta Independent Review of Circumstances Surrounding the Treatment of “Angela Cardinal” in R. v. Blanchard – October 15, 2017

October 17. 2017 | What's New

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) and the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women (IAAW) argue for justice for Indigenous women at…

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LEAF National Persons Day Event

LEAF National Persons Day Event

September 29. 2017 | Events, LEAF National, LEAF Toronto, What's New

Please join us for a fabulous night of food, drinks and community at LEAF’s Persons Day Evening Gala. The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund…

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