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International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

On November 29 1947, Palestine was officially partitioned by the UN General Assembly in order to establish an “arab state” and a “jewish state”. So far, only one has been established and the 8...

World AIDS Day

December 1st is recognized all over the world as World AIDS Day, and is a day to focus and reflect on the AIDS epidemic and the effects felt internationally. HIV/AIDS is one of the greatest...

Places of Change Contest

We've launched the Places of Change Contest to encourage you to think of a place in Canada where you’ve seen change happen and create an artistic representation of the place you've identified!

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

November 25th is International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Violence against women happens everywhere and can be discrete, overt, or even go unpunished. To mark the...

Guide to Action TakingITGlobal for Educators