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Please join us for the 2014 Equitas Gala Cocktail: The Role of Education in Building a Just and Inclusive Society for Indigenous Peoples and all Canadians –   A Celebration of International Human Rights Day With the Right Honourable Paul Martin December 9, 2014, 6:00-8:00 pm, 54th floor, TD Centre, 66 Wellington Street West, Toronto Equitas […]

May 6, 2014: Speaking Rights Celebration

Speaking Rights Celebration! On March 27, over 100 youths gathered at the Bain Mathieu in Montreal to celebrate the Speaking Rights Program. It gave them the opportunity to meet other youth from eight youth centres from across the island. Each group presented the community action projects that that they had worked on over the course […]

March 21, 2014: Gala Cocktails in Toronto and Montreal honour human rights educators

On March 18 and 20, Equitas honoured two outstanding organizations – one from Yemen and another from British Columbia – that are changing the lives of young people.  Youth Leadership Development Foundation of Yemen and the Society for Children and Youth of British Columbia – received the 2014 Equitas Award for Human Rights Education during […]

Speaking Rights youth event in Montreal! 27 March 2014

Equitas is pleased to invite you to the second edition of the Speaking Rights youth event in Montreal! Over 150 youths will gathered at this event to share their learnings about their youth engagement project. Come and discuss with them! On the menu: Creative projects, dynamic youths, DJ, circus, live music, food and drinks! http://www.equitas.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Invitation-2014_ENG.pdf

November 28, 2013 : Launch of our Annual Fundraising Campaign

We can’t do our work without you. Your support is so important, so vital, and so appreciated. Our programs are having a considerable impact in many parts of the world, but we simply cannot do it alone. Brave human rights workers around the world are accomplishing miracles with so little. Read Borso’s story and the […]

November 27, 2013: First gathering of Young Women, Young Leaders

Thirty-five young women aged 15 to 25 years-old came together on November 13, 2013 as part of the first gathering of the Young Women, Young Leaders (YWYL)  project. Young women from four Montreal youth/community centres who are participating in this new  project had an opportunity to get to know each other, explore commonalities, celebrate differences […]

November 26, 2013: Launch of the Mosharka project in Fes, Morocco

Youth and local organisations from Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia and Yemen have teamed up with Equitas to launch a new three year project called Mosharka (“participation” in Arabic). This project is funded primarily by the European Union (750,000 €) and by the Ford Foundation. It  builds on the vital role played by young people, who […]