https://www.victimsweek.gc.ca/home-accueil.html Beginning in 2017. In 2020, this was held in November, but it is sometimes in May.
https://cfc-swc.gc.ca/commemoration/vaw-vff/remembrance-commemoration-en.html #December6 Anniversary of the murders in 1989 of 14 young women, engineering's students at L'Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal.
https://www.un.org/en/events/humanrightsday/ Beginning in 1948 #StandUp4HumanRights Day the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
https://en.unesco.org/commemorations/educationday Began in 2018
https://www.un.org/en/events/women-and-girls-in-science-day/ Began in 2015 #WomeninScience
https://womensmemorialmarch.wordpress.com/ Their spirits live within us. Began in 1992. Began as a response to the murder of a woman on Powell Street in Vancouver. Out of a sense of hopelessness, the march began to express compassion, community, and caring for all women in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, Unceded Coast Salish Territories. The march has moved across […]
https://bpwcanada.com/en/advocacy/priority-issues/traf.html Began in the United States, however, 2012 would be Canada’s first national day in recognition with this specific type of victimization. In 2007, Canadian parliament made the unanimous decision to condemn all forms of human trafficking and slavery. #KnowHumanTrafficking
https://www.pinkshirtday.ca/ Beginning in 2007 The campaign originated in Canada as a result of a bullying behavior that victimized a young boy. Bullying is a major problem in Canadian schools, workplaces, homes, and social media but is not recognized as a major issue due to the belief that these actions are teenage or child behaviors. Each […]
https://spark.adobe.com/page/XBcrhKn6snyky/ UNAIDS highlights a new theme every Zero Discrimination Day which allows each year to focus on a new goal. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 Zero Discrimination Day is highlighting the urgent need to take action to end the inequalities of life. This topic was chosen due to the rise of inequalities […]