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A Speaking Rights Community Action Project opening up a larger a discussion on an important social issue, sexual assault in schools

  One of the Speaking Rights Community Action Projects, undertaken by Juste pour Elles, a group made up of girls between the ages of 12 and 16 from the Maison d’Haïti, led to the

Equitas’ International Human Rights Training Program brings people together to promote social change

  Approximately 100 human rights defenders from around the globe will be congregating in Montreal on June 10 for a three-week training program organized by Equitas every year. The

Speaking Rights Changemakers: Transforming communities coast to coast to coast

  “As participants of the 2017 Speaking Rights Changemakers Forum, we are transforming communities coast to coast to coast.  Our collective goals are to: create positive change;

Thank you to everyone involved for making the 8th International Conference on Human Rights Education such a success!

  3.5 days, 300 participants, 58 countries represented, 70 workshops and plenaries, 6,628 messages exchanged on the Conference App, 701 posts on the Conference hashtag #ICHRE2017 and over

Frank And Oak teams up with Equitas for its new And* campaign promoting inclusion and diversity

Frank And Oak teams up with Equitas as it launches its new collection And*. Each garment was made in collaboration with Montreal’s Petites-Mains, an organization that helps immigrant women break

EMSB’s Before and After School Enriched Daycare program wins National Play It Fair! Award 2017 for exceptional work with children and youth.

Equitas is pleased to announce that the English Montreal School Board's (EMSB) Before and After School Enriched (B.A.S.E.) Daycare program is the winner of the Equitas Play It Fair! Award

Contest – Speaking Rights Youth Changemakers

    An Opportunity for Canadian Youth to become Speaking Rights Youth Changemakers   Participate in the Speaking Rights Youth Changemakers Forum in Montreal from November

The Equitas international human rights educators network grows with 92 new members!

  The 2017 edition of Equitas’ International human rights training program (IHRTP) is now over! With their newly acquired competencies and skills, 92 human rights leaders are now

Salie Thiam, women’s rights changemaker, receives Ruth Selwyn bursary

Salie Thiam in Montreal, Canada (June 2017)   Every year, Equitas – in collaboration with Global Affairs Canada – offers the prestigious Ruth Selwyn bursary to one of 100 participants

Canadian youth changemakers in Montreal for the Speaking Rights National Training

The participants of the 2017 Speaking Rights National Training   On May 5, 6 and 7, 2017, Equitas invited youth ambassadors aged 14 - 25 years old and staff members from over 15 community

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