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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...

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!

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...

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery

Despite the fact that slavery is recognized as a crime in most of the world, it still exists and millions of people are currently victims of this practice. Slaves are people without rights, whose...

Guide to Action TakingITGlobal for Educators