In most provinces, however, many provinces have this month in April. Ontario is May, Manitoba is April.
https://www.niwrc.org/ Beginning in 2002 #MMIWG #MMIW To increase the awareness of disproportionate violence experienced by Indigenous Women and Girls, both in the US and Canada. Indigenous women and girls go missing and are murdered more frequently than any other population in North America.
https://www.victimsweek.gc.ca/home-accueil.html Beginning in 2017. In 2020, this was held in November.
https://www.rcaanc-cirnac.gc.ca/eng/1466616436543/1534874922512 Honoring the history, heritage, and diversity Indigenous peoples in Canada have. Recognizing the strength of current Indigenous communities and acknowledging all of their contributions along with their ancestors.
https://www.un.org/en/events/childlabourday/ Beginning in 2002 Launched by International Labour Organization (ILO), focus attention on the global extent of child labour and the action and efforts needed to eliminate it. Bringing together governments, employers, and workers organizations as well as millions of people from around the world to highlight the impact of child labour and what can […]
https://www.un.org/en/events/elderabuse/ Beginning in 2006. #AgeofInclusion #WEADDYear Recognized United Nations day acknowledging the significance of elder abuse as a public health and human rights issue. Visibility of elder abuse by organizing events to share information and promote resources and services that can help.
https://www.rcaanc-cirnac.gc.ca/eng/1100100013248/1534872397533 1982: National Aboriginal Solidarity Day, renamed in 2017. #NIPDCanada In Canada, this day allows citizens to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse culture and in depth contribution of First Nations, Inuit, and Metis peoples. Although these three groups are members of Indigenous groups, they all have very different heritage, culture and language.
https://www.parl.ca/DocumentViewer/en/42-1/bill/C-425/first-reading Beginning in 2019 #PTSDAwareness People are encouraged to wear the color teal to indicate their support for people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and to promote public awareness of the disorder. PTSD is a very misunderstood disorder that many people do not have adequate information of or experiences with which forces many individuals who […]
https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/campaigns/multiculturalism-day.html Discovering the various cultures that bring Canadian society to life. Many virtual celebrations that celebrate diverse cultures and communities and interact with populations that are not in individuals everyday life.
https://www.un.org/en/events/humantrafficking/ Beginning in 2013. #HumanTrafficking #EndHumanTrafficking Identifying, supporting, counselling and seeking justice for victims of trafficking, and challenging the impunity of the traffickers.