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May 01, 2019, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - Largest KAIROS Blanket Exercise and Colombian activist come to Mount Allison University, May 3-4

SACKVILLE, NB, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Atlantic Canada's largest KAIROS Blanket Exercise, and a celebration of arts and activism with a Colombian activist will highlight the first May weekend at Mount...


May 30, 2018, 14:00 ET Canadian government funds KAIROS Women of Courage partners

KAIROS' Women of Courage: Women, Peace and Security Program to receive $4.5 million TORONTO, May 30, 2018 /CNW/ - KAIROS Canada is thrilled to announce a renewed collaboration with the Government of...


Dec 05, 2017, 08:00 ET Women's grassroots peace building event in Ottawa, December 7

South Sudanese women peace leaders in Canada to address gender-based violence and women's empowerment on final leg of KAIROS' seven-city No Más II tour OTTAWA, Dec. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Two South Sudanese ...


May 30, 2017, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Canada's colonial past to unfold on Parliament Hill, June 2

Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples to participate in mass reconciliation event: KAIROS Blanket Exercise OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's history of stolen land, broken promises and cultural...


Feb 10, 2016, 09:00 ET Migrant rights spotlighted at upcoming forum

Organizations & migrants to advocate on changes to Temporary Foreign Worker Program FREDERICTON, Feb. 10, 2016 /CNW/ - Forging a plan to work with the federal government to change the Temporary...


May 26, 2015, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Powerful events mark close of TRC in Ottawa

TORONTO, May 26, 2015 /CNW/ - KAIROS Canada invites everyone to be part of a series of powerful events leading up to and complementing the close of the historic Truth and Reconciliation Commission...


May 14, 2015, 08:00 ET KAIROS events to mark the close of the historic TRC

Canadians from coast-to-coast invited to be part of a vital conversation on decolonization TORONTO, May 14, 2015 /CNW/ - KAIROS Canada invites everyone to be part of a powerful conversation about...


Aug 08, 2013, 15:50 ET KAIROS and Otesha Youth Bike Tour Builds Bridges of Understanding

TORONTO, Aug. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The KAIROS and Otesha Nation to Nation Bike Tour is on a roll through southeastern Ontario building bridges of understanding and respect between communities and...


Jul 31, 2013, 09:25 ET KAIROS and Otesha Youth Bike Tour Educates About Indigenous Issues

TORONTO, July 31, 2013 /CNW/ - This August, Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth will participate in a unique bike tour through southeastern Ontario to build bridges of understanding and respect based ...


Jul 25, 2013, 09:30 ET Media Advisory - KAIROS Canada and Otesha Project Launch Youth Bike Tour on Indigenous Issues

TORONTO, July 25, 2013 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives and The Otesha Project with 14 youth and young adults. Read youth biographies here. WHAT: Nation to Nation Bike...


Jun 12, 2013, 10:30 ET Media Advisory - KAIROS Delegation Heads to Democratic Republic of Congo - Examines Gender-Based Violence and Mining

TORONTO, June 12, 2013 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives WHAT: "Women of Courage" Delegation to Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) The delegation is comprised of church and ...


Apr 24, 2013, 14:04 ET Media Advisory - KAIROS and Quebec Native Women Co-Host Forum at Quebec Truth and Reconciliation Commission

QUEBEC and TORONTO, April 24, 2013 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives and Québec Native Women featuring France Robertson: Coordinator of the Joliette Native Friendship...


Nov 22, 2012, 14:17 ET KAIROS Receives Award for Outstanding Migrant Justice Work

TORONTO, Nov. 22, 2012 /CNW/ - KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives (www.kairoscanada.org) was the recipient of a UFCW Canada Agricultural Workers Award, along with four others, in...


Jun 21, 2012, 16:35 ET Media Advisory- KAIROS Global Partners Attend Truth and Reconciliation Commission

SASKATOON and TORONTO, June 21, 2012 /CNW/ - KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives (KAIROS) staff and Southern partners are attending the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) hearings...


Jun 11, 2012, 11:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Living Courage Tour: Women challenge Canada to uphold human rights June 7 to 24, 2012/

TORONTO, June 5, 2012 /CNW/ - KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives (KAIROS) is launching a national tour focused on women human rights defenders from Colombia, Palestine, and Canadian...


Jun 05, 2012, 12:35 ET Media Advisory - Living Courage Tour: Women challenge Canada to uphold human rights June 7 to 24, 2012

TORONTO, June 5, 2012 /CNW/ - KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives (KAIROS) is launching a national tour focused on women human rights defenders from Colombia, Palestine, and Canadian...


Mar 29, 2012, 09:30 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - Torture and Abuse Survivors Urge Canada to Help Stop Human Rights Violations in the Philippines/

TORONTO, March 27, 2012 /CNW/ - WHO: Human rights defenders from the Philippines working in alliance with a cross-Canada network of churches, community groups and human rights and development...


Mar 27, 2012, 09:30 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Torture and Abuse Survivors Urge Canada to Help Stop Human Rights Violations in the Philippines

TORONTO, March 27, 2012 /CNW/ - WHO: Human rights defenders from the Philippines working in alliance with a cross-Canada network of churches, community groups and human rights and development...


Feb 01, 2012, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Canada Must Give First Nations Children Equal Rights, Indigenous Youth Tell United Nations Committee on Rights of the Child

TORONTO, Feb. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Six Indigenous youth ambassadors from across Canada will meet with the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) next week to urge to the UNCRC to...


Nov 30, 2010, 09:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Cross Canada KAIROS Groups Drum for Justice on Indigenous
Rights

TORONTO, Nov. 30 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives local groups and local churches. WHAT: Events in communities across Canada where people will drum together in solidarity...


Jun 14, 2010, 10:43 ET Media Advisory - Photo Opportunities - KAIROS Cross-Canada G20 Climate
Justice Tour Comes to Halifax

HALIFAX, June 14 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives in conjunction with the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition and the Council of Canadians...


Jun 11, 2010, 13:33 ET Media Advisory - Photo Opportunities - KAIROS Cross-Canada G20 Climate
Justice Tour Comes to Yellowknife

YELLOWKNIFE, NT, June 11 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives in conjunction with the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition and the Council of ...


Jun 11, 2010, 12:51 ET Media Advisory - Photo Opportunities - KAIROS Cross-Canada G20 Climate
Justice Tour Comes to Fredericton

FREDERICTON, June 11 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives in conjunction with the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition and the Council of ...


Jun 11, 2010, 12:41 ET Media Advisory - Photo Opportunities - KAIROS Cross-Canada G20 Climate
Justice Tour Comes to Victoria, BC

VICTORIA, BC, June 11 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives in conjunction with the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition and the Council of ...


Jun 11, 2010, 12:33 ET Media Advisory - Photo Opportunities - KAIROS Cross-Canada G20 Climate
Justice Tour Comes to Regina

REGINA, June 11 /CNW/ - WHO: KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives in conjunction with the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition and the Council of Canadians...