January 26, 2018

VIDEO: The BBC in the DRC

This week, the Newsday team from the BBC World Service has been in the Democratic Republic of Congo. While there, they caught up with our team and…

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January 11, 2018

#TimesUp in Hollywood—but not where we work.

“But it’s not just a story affecting the entertainment industry. It’s one that transcends any culture, geography, race, religion, politics, or workplace. So I want tonight to…

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November 19, 2017

IKEA Canada’s Let’s Play For Change Campaign is Launched!

IKEA Canada has announced the second year of its Let’s Play for Change campaign, supporting children’s development and learning, equal participation, sports, and of course, play. A…

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November 8, 2017

Required Listening

Galawezeh Bayiz – our Country Director in Iraq – was in Toronto for our What If..? Gala this week. This morning she appeared on CBC Radio’s The…

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October 24, 2017

What if women were given the chance to lead?

You may have seen the images. Thousands of Liberian women – both old and young, Christian and Muslim, all dressed in white – sitting in silent protest…

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October 18, 2017

My heart is broken.

Samantha Nutt’s Eulogy for Gord Downie, published today in the Globe and Mail. My heart is broken. Shattered in ways that feel incomprehensible, though I knew this…

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#TimesUp in Hollywood—but not where we work.

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IKEA Canada’s Let’s Play For Change Campaign is Launched!

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September 25, 2017

From Myanmar to Charlottesville

It has been a bad year. It feels like something particularly noxious has been unleashed. Bigotry and hatred fuel violence across the world – spilling out from

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September 13, 2017

Spotlight on: Winnipeg

War Child has a long history in Winnipeg, going all the way back to The Tragically Hip launching us onto the national stage, headlining the largest outdoor

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September 8, 2017

The Power of Words

Literacy is a basic human right and for good reason. It saves lives. Illiteracy directly affects an individual’s health and wellbeing. For example, women who can read

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