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Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Group 21 Burlington - Mailing Address

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Group 21 Burlington - Mailing AddressBurlington Works impartially to prevent violations of people's fundamental civil and political human rights by governments and opposition groups by participating in various campaigning and fundraising activities ... [More]

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Oakville - Group 75 - Mailing Address

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Oakville - Group 75 - Mailing AddressOakville Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) During Pandemic, meeting through Zoom ----------------------------------------------------- Works impartially to prevent violations of people's ... [More]

Map RecordBlack Legal Action Centre

Map RecordBlack Legal Action CentreToronto Downtown Central COVID19 -- telephone inquiries only, online information about housing security during the COVID19 emergency Legal clinic focusing on individual and systemic anti-Black racism * legal representation * ... [More]

Map RecordB'nai Brith Canada, Toronto Office

Map RecordB'nai Brith Canada, Toronto OfficeNorth York West Jewish volunteer and advocacy organization * anti-racism activities * human rights advocacy * Anti-Hate Hotline * encourages communication between members of ethnic, social, economic and age groups * ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Human Rights Commission

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Human Rights CommissionOttawa Administers the Canadian Human Rights Act which prohibits discrimination on the grounds of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic characteristics, fam ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada

Map RecordCanada. Office of the Information Commissioner of CanadaGatineau Promotes and protects access to information rights under the Access to Information Act. * Investigates complaints about federal institutions’ handling of access requests * Monitors federal institution ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Map RecordCanada. Office of the Privacy Commissioner of CanadaGatineau Protects and promotes the privacy rights of individuals. * Investigates complaints and issuing reports with recommendations to federal government institutions and private sector organizations to remed ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Centre for Victims of Torture

Map RecordCanadian Centre for Victims of TortureToronto Downtown Central COVID19 -- counselling by email, link to health information in multiple languages for COVID-19, no walk-in service Medical, mental health and social care Mental health program -- supportive counselli ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Centre for Victims of Torture, Mississauga Office

Map RecordCanadian Centre for Victims of Torture, Mississauga OfficeMississauga COVID19 -- counselling by email, link to health information in multiple languages for COVID-19, no walk-in service Mental health program * supportive counselling with referral to additional services ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Human Rights Tribunal

Map RecordCanadian Human Rights TribunalOttawa The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) has a statutory mandate to apply the Canadian Human Rights Act (CHRA) based on the evidence presented and on the case law * legally decides whether a person o ... [More]

Map RecordChinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic

Map RecordChinese and Southeast Asian Legal ClinicToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * deals primarily with immigration, tenant issues, social assistance, employment rights, human rights, poverty law * most refugee cases referred to Legal Aid * may provide repre ... [More]

Map RecordHuman Rights Legal Support Centre

Map RecordHuman Rights Legal Support CentreToronto Downtown Central COVID19 -- staff working remotely, intake lines open Legal advice and support, including possible representation and application assistance for applicants to the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario ... [More]

Map RecordHuman Rights Tribunal of Ontario

Map RecordHuman Rights Tribunal of OntarioToronto Downtown Central Resolves disputes under the Human Rights Code and maintains neutrality * does not defend, represent or advise either person or organization * holds mediations and hearings Administers and enforces Ont ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Human Rights Commission

Map RecordOntario Human Rights CommissionToronto Downtown Central Conducts public inquiries * may initiate applications or intervene in cases before the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario * policy development, research and analysis * public education and training * re ... [More]

Map RecordWomen's Legal Education and Action Fund

Map RecordWomen's Legal Education and Action FundToronto Downtown Central COVID19 -- staff working remotely National organization promoting equality for women * intervenes in court cases to challenge discrimination against women using the equality guarantees of the Canadia ... [More]

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