Awareness CampaignHuman Rights

Multi-media Campaign Addressing the Impact of Gender-Based Violence on Canadian Society

Aura Freedom Launches Relentless Resilience TORONTO, ON–Funded by the Government of Canada, Aura Freedom has launched Relentless Resilience, a bold multi-media awareness campaign based on a 155 page report of the same name published by Aura Freedom in February of 2020. Relentless Resilience will educate Canadians on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) …

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Family FoundationsHuman Rights

The Indigenous Innovation Initiative Launches Inaugural Program

TORONTO, ON–The Indigenous Innovation Initiative, hosted at Grand Challenges Canada is excited to announce the launch of its inaugural program, Advancing Indigenous Gender Equality through Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship, on May 11th, 2020. The program will provide much-needed seed funding to innovative projects that will promote gender equality in Indigenous …

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AwardsHuman Rights

RBC Future Launch supports new Award for Outstanding Work by an Indigenous Youth Reporter

TORONTO–Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) has announces new, first ever award for Outstanding Work by an Indigenous Youth Reporter. The award is funded by the RBC Foundation in support of RBC Future Launch, a commitment to helping young Canadians prepare for the jobs of tomorrow. “Journalists for Human Rights is …

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Awareness CampaignHuman Rights

Launching JHR’s program on “Fighting Disinformation through Strengthened Media and Citizen Preparedness in Canada

TORONTO–Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) recently launched its latest program “Fighting Disinformation through Strengthened Media and Citizen Preparedness in Canada.” The nine-month project will train both working journalists and the general public in strategies to recognize, track and expose disinformation campaigns on social media. It is funded by the Canadian …

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