Citizen-led legal action on climate change peaks

Citizen-led legal action on climate change peaks New study finds a ‘proliferation’ of climate litigation cases filed against governments by grassroots individuals and communities worldwide. Is there a growing global hunger for accountability and resolution? A study has revealed that governments around the world are facing unprecedented legal pressure to better mitigate and adapt to…

Women recovering from eating disorders can receive free fitted clothes

Women recovering from eating disorders can receive free fitted clothes Recovering from an eating disorder is no easy journey – that’s why this nonprofit wants to take some of the burden off of women’s shoulders. The Garment Project is the only organization that helps empower women healing from eating disorders by rebuilding their wardrobe for free. Many people…

A major event to celebrate Montreal’s role in advancing human rights

A major event to celebrate Montreal’s role in advancing human rights Concordia University’s Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (MIGS), Amnesty International Canada, the United Committee of Armenian Organizations of Quebec and the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights, are joining forces to organize Rights City/Montréal, ville des droits humains, a major event…

Best immigrant award

Best immigrant award   The canadian RBC Royal Bank is throwing the best immigrant award !  This will be the 8th annual RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards program, which is presented by Canadian Immigrant magazine.   These prestigious awards are about shining a light on inspirational stories of immigrants to Canada. It recognizes inspiring…