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Multicultural Council of Windsor and Essex County is an umbrella organization of community-based groups and organizations involved in cultural sensitivity, anti-racism promotion / education, newcomer...
Keywords: Ethnicity and Race, Immigrants and Refugees, Windsor-Essex, Ontario, Organizations
Thunder Bay Multicultural Association provides settlement services, interpretation, community programs, cross-cultural/race relations information language instruction for newcomers to Canada.
Keywords: Ethnicity and Race, Immigrants and Refugees, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Organizations, Services
The Centre for Spanish-Speaking Peoples (CSSP) is a multi-service community centre which serves the varied Spanish-speaking community of Greater Toronto. The Centre's goals include promoting equality...
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Assistance, Spanish, Spanish, Ontario, Organizations, Services
This network is a grassroots, membership-based organization that formed to protect human rights, civil rights and the Sonoran desert along the Arizona-Mexico border.
Keywords: Arizona, border communities, Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, mexico, Organizing, Organizations, United States
Housing New Canadians is a research partnership between the University of Toronto and York University, focused on housing access and discrimination in the Toronto area, where about forty percent of...
Keywords: Housing, housing discrimination, Immigrants and Refugees, Toronto, Ontario, Organizations, All of Canada, Research and education
A phenomenal resource, set up to be a repository for information on microcredit - in the broad meaning of the term to include microcredit, community development, NGOs, poverty, environment,...
Keywords: microcredit, Poverty Research, Reports and documents, Research and education, International
This site acts as a virtual library on Non-Governmental Organizations.
Keywords: ngo, Organizing, General resources, International
The IDRC is a Canadian Government corporation that does research on international development issues.
Keywords: development, Government Policy, Poverty Research, Organizations, All of Canada, Research and education, International
An international NGO which acts as an umbrella organization for various national and regional organizations which work with people in poverty. The ICSW has the highest consultative status with the UN...
Keywords: Government Policy, Poverty Research, social welfare, Organizations, International
Forced Migration Online (FMO) provides access to a wide variety of online resources dealing with the situation of forced migrants worldwide.
Keywords: forced migration, Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, Gateways, Organizations, International
Based out of the University of California Hastings Campus, this organization acts as a resource for gender based asylum seekers. The Center for Gender & Refugee Studies protects the fundamental...
Keywords: California, gender asylum, Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Assistance, LGBTQ, Women, Organizations, Research and education, United States
DRUM – Desis Rising Up and Moving is a multigenerational, membership led organization of low-wage South Asian immigrant workers and youth in New York City. Founded in 2000, DRUM has mobilized and...
Keywords: deportation, detention, Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, New York City, South Asian, Workers' Rights, Organizations, United States
The Development section of the United Nations website.
Keywords: Government Policy, united nations, Organizations, International
The United Nations official website.
Keywords: Government Policy, united nations, Organizations, International
The online office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.
Keywords: Human Rights, united nations, Organizations, International
Human Rights Internet (HRI) is committed to promoting human rights and social justice, through providing opportunities to prepare human rights leaders of the future, practicing ‘quiet diplomacy’, and...
Keywords: Human Rights, social justice, Technology, Organizations, International
25-in-5 Network for Poverty Reduction is a multi-sectoral network comprised of more than 100 provincial and Toronto-based organizations and individuals working on eliminating poverty. The website has...
Keywords: anti-poverty, Government Policy, Poverty Research, Toronto, Campaigns and initiatives, Ontario, Organizations
OCAP is a direct-action anti-poverty organization based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. They oppose government policy which targets poor and working people.
Keywords: anti-poverty, Homelessness, Organizing, Tenants' Rights, Ontario, Organizations
This US site has news, information and analysis on the divide in income, wealth and health. This information is put together by a network of journalists, writers and researchers.
Keywords: inequality, Poverty Research, Research and education, United States
LIFT is based in Toronto. Programs include: community economic development, community education, and social policy development.
Keywords: Family, low-income families, Organizing, Toronto, Ontario, Organizations