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Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting 7:30 pm
Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting @ Community Ed Room 2202, Conrad Grebel College
Oct 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting @ Community Ed Room 2202, Conrad Grebel College | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Group Nine is the local chapter of Amnesty International Canada in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. We normally meet at 7:30 pm on the first Tuesday of every month in Room 4224 (The Fretz Seminar Room) at[...]
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New Thinking for Post-Oslo Palestine Challenges & Opportunities 7:00 pm
New Thinking for Post-Oslo Palestine Challenges & Opportunities @ Avon Mennonite Church
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New Thinking for Post-Oslo Palestine Challenges & Opportunities @ Avon Mennonite Church
A Palestinian International Human Rights Lawyer’s Perspective. Christian communities will be especially interested in learning about this: Watershed Moment: A Christian Palestinian Human Rights Perspective on Challenges and Opportunities Admission by donation. Proceeds will benefit[...]
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Blanket Exercise, Workshop, and Lunch 11:30 am
Blanket Exercise, Workshop, and Lunch @ Parkminster United Church
Oct 14 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Steps to Reconciliation _________________________________ Would you like to deepen your understanding of the shared history between Indigenous peoples and European settlers on Turtle Island? We hope you’ll take part in this powerful participatory history lesson,[...]
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Waterloo Action to Defend $15 Min Wage & Decent Work Laws! 3:00 pm
Waterloo Action to Defend $15 Min Wage & Decent Work Laws! @ Mike Harris Jr. MPP Office
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Waterloo Action to Defend $15 Min Wage & Decent Work Laws! @ Mike Harris Jr. MPP Office
Take urgent action for $15 and decent work laws! The $15 minimum wage and decent work legislation, such as paid sick days, equal pay rules and laws to make it easier to join a union,[...]
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Oct 17 all-day
 
Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter 7:00 pm
Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter @ Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter @ Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
The Kitchener-Waterloo chapter of Council of Canadians meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the Community Room at Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes, 307 Queen St S. (corner of[...]
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Recruitment of Policy Leader Program, Government of Canada 1:30 pm
Recruitment of Policy Leader Program, Government of Canada
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Philippe Roseberry, Senior Policy and Research Analyst in the Broadcasting and Digital Communications Branch of the Department of Canadian Heritage, will introduce graduate students to the opportunities available in the Federal Government through the Recruitment[...]
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Levers for Food Systems Change: A Panel Discussion on Urban Food Security, Food Justice, and International Agreements 8:30 am
Levers for Food Systems Change: A Panel Discussion on Urban Food Security, Food Justice, and International Agreements
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Oct 24 all-day
 
What Can We Learn from the South American GPE? Puzzles of Global Insertions, Inequalities and Political Instability 1:00 pm
What Can We Learn from the South American GPE? Puzzles of Global Insertions, Inequalities and Political Instability
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The point of this presentation is to examine how there is a growing Global Political Economy (GPE) of South America that is reconceptualizing the framework of the regional IPE traditions in the light of current[...]
Stride Night Training 6:00 pm
Stride Night Training
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Documentary Screening: Searching for Winnetou 7:00 pm
Documentary Screening: Searching for Winnetou
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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Canada’s Natural Resources: Let’s Not Abandon Our Strengths 12:00 pm
Canada’s Natural Resources: Let’s Not Abandon Our Strengths
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
It has become difficult to initiate natural resource extraction projects in Canada. Construction-aggregate mining in southern Ontario has been subject to unpredictable and cost-prohibitive regulation, as are major pipelines in western Canada. Natural gas development[...]
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Conflict & Security Research Idea Speed Networking 10:00 am
Conflict & Security Research Idea Speed Networking
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
This event is primarily aimed at connecting new researchers in the field of conflict and security to potential supervisors and established researchers who may be able to provide insight on their topics. Through a process[...]
China in Africa: A Model for Africans or a New Colonialism? 12:00 pm
China in Africa: A Model for Africans or a New Colonialism?
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
There have been contacts between China and African states that extended over centuries. During the Cold War, China played a role supporting anti-colonial/anti-apartheid struggles across the continent. Since 1978, China has undergone a rapid process[...]
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Where They Matter – Human Rights at the Local Level: Opportunities and Challenges 1:00 pm
Where They Matter – Human Rights at the Local Level: Opportunities and Challenges
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Within the process of urbanization, cities are becoming ever more important venues for human rights promotion and protection. Local authorities have begun to accept human rights obligations in delivering socio-economic services, managing space, providing security[...]
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