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

August 09. 2016

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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LEAF Annual Persons Day Breakfast Gala, October 19, 2016

LEAF Annual Persons Day Breakfast Gala, October 19, 2016

March 07. 2016

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

February 25. 2015

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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LEAF thanks Shirley Greenberg

LEAF thanks Shirley Greenberg

February 19. 2019

LEAF gratefully acknowledges a very significant donation from Shirley Greenberg to advance our work in promoting gender equality rights and creating real change in the…

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LEAF celebrates Supreme Court of Canada ruling in R. v. Jarvis

LEAF celebrates Supreme Court of Canada ruling in R. v. Jarvis

February 15. 2019

LEAF celebrates today’s release of the Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling in R. v. Jarvis, the first occasion our country’s highest court has had to…

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LEAF National seeks a new  Executive Director & General Counsel

LEAF National seeks a new Executive Director & General Counsel

February 07. 2019

LEAF recently streamlined its leadership to create the position of Executive Director & General Counsel, aligning responsibility for operations more closely with legal programming. We are looking for a new leader to fill this position.

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LEAF National is hiring! Office Administrative Assistant

LEAF National is hiring! Office Administrative Assistant

February 04. 2019

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is a national non-profit organization with a longstanding history dedicated to advancing the equality rights of women…

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LEAF Begins Search for Next Visionary Feminist Leader

LEAF Begins Search for Next Visionary Feminist Leader

February 04. 2019

With the appointment of its Executive Director & General Counsel, Shaun O’Brien, to Ontario’s Superior Court of Justice, we see yet again that LEAF’s litigators,…

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Shaun O’Brien Appointed to the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario

Shaun O’Brien Appointed to the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario

February 01. 2019

Congratulations to Shaun O’Brien, who has been appointed a judge to the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario in Toronto by the Honourable David Lametti,…

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LEAF National is hiring! Summer 2019 Law Student

LEAF National is hiring! Summer 2019 Law Student

February 01. 2019

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is a national non-profit organization with a longstanding history dedicated to advancing the equality rights of women…

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LEAF Proposes a Feminist Approach to Law Reform on HIV Non-Disclosure

LEAF Proposes a Feminist Approach to Law Reform on HIV Non-Disclosure

January 10. 2019

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) has written a position paper proposing a feminist approach to law reform on HIV non-disclosure. LEAF supports…

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LEAF Files Submission with the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

LEAF Files Submission with the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

December 20. 2018

On December 14 2018, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) made its final submission to the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous…

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We’re moving!

We’re moving!

December 20. 2018

Effective January 9, 2019, LEAF’s address in Toronto will be: Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF), 180 Dundas Street West, Suite 1420, Toronto, ON, M5G 1Z8

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