Toronto – December 1, 2014 – The annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons was first proclaimed in 1992, by the United Nations General Assembly. Globally it is now estimated that there are over 1 billion persons living with some form of disability.
Toronto – November 26, 2014 – In a 2009 Canadian national survey, women reported 460,000 incidents of sexual assault in just one year. It is estimated that only about 10% of all sexual assaults are reported to police.
Winnipeg – November 22, 2014 – UFCW Canada activists recently joined hundreds of other community at Childcare 2020 — the fourth-ever national child care policy conference ever held in Canada, and the first in a decade.