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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 National is Hiring! Summer Law Student

LEAF National is Hiring a Summer Law Student

January 06. 2020

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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Why do we need to change the law on pension equality in Canada?

Why do we need to change the law on pension equality in Canada?

December 12. 2019

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LEAF Statement on the 30th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre

LEAF Statement on the 30th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre

December 06. 2019

On December 6, 2019, LEAF commemorates the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada, which marks the 30th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre when 14 women…

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LEAF Recipe Card: Bistro-Style Lentil Soup

LEAF Recipe Card: Bistro-Style Lentil Soup

November 29. 2019

We bring you recipes from our archives! Our recipes come from our cookbook ‘Just The Best: Favourite Recipes from Canada’s Top Food Writers,’ a fundraising…

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LEAF Submits Factum in Fraser v Canada (Attorney General) to Advocate for Pension Equality

LEAF Submits Factum in Fraser v Canada (Attorney General) to Advocate for Pension Equality

November 25. 2019

On Friday, November 22, 2019, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) filed its intervener factum with the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) in…

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LEAF makes Submission to the Standing Committee on Private Bills and Private Members’ Public Bills of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta in opposition to Bill 207

November 21. 2019

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund makes the following submission to the Standing Committee on Private Bills and Private Members’ Public Bills in opposition…

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Call for Proposals – Cybermisogyny Research Project

November 19. 2019

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is a national, feminist, non-profit organization that works to advance the equality rights of women and girls…

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Call for Proposals – Feminist Strategic Litigation Project / Appel à propositions – Projet de litiges stratégiques féministes

November 19. 2019

— La version française suit — The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is a national, charitable, non-profit organization founded in 1985. LEAF works to advance…

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LEAF National expresses concern over harmful impact and constitutionality of Bill 207

LEAF National expresses concern over harmful impact and constitutionality of Bill 207

November 15. 2019

In advance of its meeting on November 18, 2019, LEAF today sent a letter to the Standing Committee on Private Bills and Private Members’ Public…

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LEAF Recipe Card: Seven Vegetable Broth with Walnut Garnish

LEAF Recipe Card: Seven Vegetable Broth with Walnut Garnish

November 05. 2019

We bring you recipes from our archives! Our recipes come from our cookbook ‘Just The Best: Favourite Recipes from Canada’s Top Food Writers,’ a fundraising…

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