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LEAF/IAAW to Closely Monitor the R. v. Barton Appeal – Justice for Cindy Gladue

September 06. 2016 | Aboriginal Issues, Featured, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, Racism, Sexual Assault, Violence Against Women, What's New

On September 6, 2016, the Alberta Court of Appeal in Edmonton will hear an appeal of the R. v. Barton decision and determine if the…

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Feminist Justice – Addressing Harm & Changing Culture

August 12. 2016 | What's New

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) participated in the 2016 International Restorative Conference at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Please watch this…

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LEAF Halifax presents the Persons Day Breakfast Gala on October 14, 2016

August 09. 2016 | Events, LEAF Halifax, What's New

LEAF Halifax presents the Persons Day Breakfast Gala Guest Speakers: Click here to view the event poster When: October 14, 2016 Where: Saint Mary’s Boat…

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Panel: “Advocacy: speaking truth to power” Status of Women Canada

July 13. 2016 | Events, LEAF National, What's New

Join us as we celebrate the return of advocacy to the scope of Status of Women Canada projects with a panel discussion entitled “Advocacy: speaking…

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LEAF seeks a new Executive Director

July 11. 2016 | Employment, What's New

Job Posting Executive Director Toronto, Ontario Closing Date: July 25, 2016 The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is a national, feminist, non-profit organization…

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Feminist coalition intervenes in inquiry into Justice Robin Camp’s conduct during sexual assault trial

July 11. 2016 | Featured, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, Sexual Assault, What's New

July 11, 2016, Toronto – On Friday, July 8, 2016, a committee of the Canadian Judicial Council (CJC) granted intervener status to a national coalition…

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LEAF Board congratulates Legal Director Dr. Kim Stanton for appointment to Federal Advisory Council on Gender-based Violence

June 29. 2016 | Featured, Gender Discrimination, What's New

The Board of Directors of the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) would like to extend our congratulations to Dr. Kim Stanton, Legal Director…

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Feminist coalition seeks leave to intervene in the Canadian Judicial Council Inquiry regarding the Honourable Federal Court Justice Robin Camp

June 06. 2016 | Featured, Gender Discrimination, LEAF Cases, Sexual Assault, Violence Against Women, What's New

On May 31st, 2016, the Avalon Sexual Assault Centre (“Avalon“), Ending Violence Association of British Columbia (“EVA BC”), the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal…

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LEAF/IAAW Factum Filed in R v Barton

LEAF/IAAW Factum Filed in R v Barton

May 06. 2016 | Aboriginal Issues, Equality Law, LEAF Cases, What's New

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

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LEAF Edmonton Annual General Meeting

LEAF Edmonton Annual General Meeting

April 26. 2016 | Featured, LEAF Edmonton, What's New

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: CN Alumni Hall*, U of A Faculty of Law With remarks delivered by the…

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