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Oxfam Canada's Gender Justice Summit - Toronto 2010

Jun 18, 2010 to Jun 20, 2010
Ryerson University
350 Victoria Street
Toronto
Canada
43° 39' 29.1492" N, 79° 22' 49.17" W
CA
This energizing summit will bring together academics, advocates, researchers, policy-makers, and activists from around the world to discuss poverty and development as it relates to women.
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No one is illegal: March for status for all

May 1, 2010
St. Jamestown
Wellesley St. and Ontario St.
Toronto
Canada
43° 40' 3.486" N, 79° 22' 19.7508" W
CA
On International Workers Day march to show solidarity with immigrants, refugees and migrant workers and fight exploitation.
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TTC Fare Hike? Hell NO!

Dec 12, 2009
Toronto City Hall
Queen and Bay Street
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 6.7788" N, 79° 22' 54.1452" W
Ontario CA
Public action against the transit fare hikes
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Injured workers' demonstration

Dec 4, 2009
Ministry of Labour
400 University Avenue
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 12.3084" N, 79° 23' 17.4984" W
Ontario CA
Come out and join labour, injured workers, and their advocates to demands that injury should not equal poverty.
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Beyond hunger and profit: Grassroots solutions to the global food crisis

Nov 27, 2009
Travelodge Ottawa Hotel & Conference Centre
1376 Carling Ave (from downtown, take Bus 14 or 85)
Ottawa , ON
Canada
45° 23' 5.1612" N, 75° 44' 13.6248" W
Ontario CA
The global food system is at a crossroads. What food future will we choose? Hear from farmers, farm movement leaders & global thinkers from Canada & the global South.
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Jane Finch Community Forum on Immigration

Nov 24, 2009 to Nov 25, 2009
Palisades Cineplex
15 San Romanoway just east of Jane and Finch
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 45' 31.1148" N, 79° 30' 56.4336" W
Ontario CA
Come out to a community discussion on what is wrong with the immigration system and what we can to do to fight back.
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Stand up and take action to end poverty now!

Oct 16, 2009
Parliament Hill Ottawa , ON
Canada
45° 25' 24.5784" N, 75° 41' 52.5588" W
Ontario CA
Musicians, poets, politicians and Ottawa area residents will assemble on Parliament Hill to participate, with millions of others in a global call to action against poverty.
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Seva Canada Benefit

Sep 10, 2009
3243 West Broadway, 2nd Floor
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 15' 51.4728" N, 123° 10' 36.1812" W
British Columbia CA
Evening featuring a buffet dinner, an organic salad bar, a dessert buffet, and live music from six bands. Partial proceeds go to Seva Canada's sight restoration and blindness prevention programs.

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