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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 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

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 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

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 | Featured, What's New

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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LEAF Remembers Murdered Women—And Commits to Working for Change

LEAF Remembers Murdered Women—And Commits to Working for Change

December 06. 2018 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

On December 6, 2018, LEAF joins feminists across Canada in remembering 14 women who were murdered in Montreal 29 years ago. Today, 67 percent of…

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LEAF National is hiring!

LEAF National is hiring!

December 04. 2018 | Employment, Featured, What's New

Finance and Human Resources Manager. The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is a national non-profit organization with a longstanding history dedicated to advancing…

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16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence: #HearMeToo

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence: #HearMeToo

November 28. 2018 | Events, Featured, What's New

November 25, 2018, marked the beginning of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign. These 16 Days are a time to galvanize action to…

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LEAF Testifies Before Standing Committee in Review of Divorce Act

LEAF Testifies Before Standing Committee in Review of Divorce Act

November 26. 2018 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

On November 21, 2018, LEAF Executive Director & General Counsel Shaun O’Brien testified before the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights regarding Bill C-78,…

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LEAF and the Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic  Support Senator’s Proposed Amendment to Sexual Assault Legislation

LEAF and the Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic Support Senator’s Proposed Amendment to Sexual Assault Legislation

November 22. 2018 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

On November 14, 2018, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) and the Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic sent a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister of Justice Jody Wilson-Raybould supporting Senator Kim Pate’s proposed amendment to Bill C-51.

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Donate Now

Donate Now

November 15. 2018 | Featured

An anonymous donor will match each dollar we receive—up to $50,000—before December 31, 2018.

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LEAF Files Factum in  Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada et al. v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

LEAF Files Factum in Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada et al. v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

November 13. 2018 | Featured, LEAF Cases, Reproductive Freedom, What's New

On Tuesday, November 13, 2018, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) filed its factum with the Ontario Court of Appeal in Christian Medical…

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