A walk across Canada to raise consciousness about violence (interpersonal and systemic) and to encourage faith groups to come together to discuss how spirituality and religion can be positive forces for peace.
SATURDAY JUNE 14 @ 2:00 p.m. AT DTES WOMEN?S CENTRE (302 COLUMBIA)
June 12 2008, Vancouver- In response to the growing violence of poverty and homelessness, women in the Downtown Eastside, as part of the Power of Women Group of the Downtown Eastside Women?s Centre, are organizing the ?Annual March For Women?s Housing? to demand safe and long-term affordable housing.
An emergency summit of world leaders is addressing the skyrocketing food crisis. The head of the United Nations will receive our call to action at the summit this Wednesday. Help us hit 500,000 signatures! Sign the petition The world food crisis is skyrocketing ? steadily rising prices are squeezing billions and triggering food riots from Bangladesh to South Africa. Aid agencies say 100 million people are facing starvation.