The Canadian Red Cross Presents: Faces of Humanity
Friday, March 16, 11 am to 7 pm at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre

Join the Canadian Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement for Faces of Humanity, a multimedia exhibit that will immerse you into the current crisis in Bangladesh. Find the details.

Yeg Dignity Presents: Do The Rights Thing
March 18 at 3:00 pm at Metro Cinema in Edmonton

JHC’s Do the Rights Thing is a quarterly film screening exploring human rights issues, locally and across Canada. It represents an opportunity to bring greater awareness to issues of injustice in our community by making space for those with lived experience to tell their own stories. Find out more.

Celebrate World Water Day with CAWST at
TELUS Spark on Wednesday March 21(5:00 to 7:00 pm)

Join CAWST to celebrate youth taking action for a thirsty planet. This annual event for World Water Day at TELUS Spark showcases the environmental leadership of Youth Wavemakers. The event has many interactive booths, activities and inspiring speakers. Take action and Paint it Blue!
Find out more.

University of Alberta International is Pleased to Host the Visiting Lectureship
in Human Rights, Wednesday, March 21, 7:00 pm (CCIS 1-430)

The University of Alberta International’s Visiting Lectureship recognizes individuals or organizations that have made an outstanding contribution in the field of human rights and human rights protection. This year’s speaker is Leilani Farha, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Adequate Housing, and the Executive Director of Canada Without Poverty. Her talk, #MakeTheShift – From Hot Markets + Homelessness to Human Rights, is FREE and open to the public. For more information and to register.

CARE Canada’s Walk in Her Shoes in Edmonton, Sunday, March 24

CARE Canada is having Walk in Her Shoes for the first time ever in Edmonton at Emily Murphy Park on Saturday March 24. Find the details and register for the EDMONTON event and visit the facebook page.

Trina Moyles Launches her First Book “Women Who Dig” March 27, 7pm

Join local writer (and former Top 30 + ACGC board member) Trina Moyles as she launches her book “Women Who Dig: Farming, Feminism, and the Fight to Feed the World” onMarch 27 at Yellowhead Brewery in Edmonton. Proceeds from silent auction will support Change for Children’s work in Guatemala. Find the details on the facebook event page.

Join Uprooted: MCC’s Mexico Learning Tour! April 28 – May 13, 2018

Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) Alberta is currently seeking participants for Uprooted, a two-week learning tour for young adults (18-30) to southern Mexico focused on migration and peacebuilding. For more information, including cost and online application, please or contact  Apply by March 16!