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Poverty Free BC Rally, Mar. 4

Are you concerned about making ends meet with rising rent, unaffordable child care and increasing MSP premiums and hydro costs? Are you worried about growing food-bank use and homelessness in our communities? Come out and march for the issues facing us all in BC. Join the BC Poverty Reduction Coalition, MORE


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HELP Wave 6 EDI Forum – Surrey/White Rock, Mar. 30

Understanding Early Childhood Vulnerability Trends in Surrey/White Rock Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017 9-11 am SD36 Resource and Education Centre 14123 – 92 Ave., Surrey For more info contact childrenspartnershipsurreywr@gmail.com Join the Children’s Partnership Surrey-White Rock for a learning session with the UBC Human Early Learning Partnership. HELP will present the MORE


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Public education panel discussion – Vancouver, Feb. 6

BC Public Education: Keeping the Covenant with Future Generations Monday, Feb. 6, 2017 7-8:30 pm SFU Woodward’s, 149 West Hastings, Vancouver Find more info A week ahead of Family Day, join the Public Education Network Society for an open dialogue among professionals, parents and concerned citizens on the purposes of MORE


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Lessons from the Chicago Teachers Strike: Coalition-building, organizing & the fight against austerity – Vancouver, Jan. 18

Wednesday, Jan. 18 7 pm SFU Woodward’s, 149 West Hastings, Vancouver Free. All welcome. Refreshments. Find more info Join Michael Brunson of the Chicago Teachers’ Union and Sonia Singh of Labor Notes magazine for a timely and dynamic talk on labour and community coalition-building, organizing and the struggle against austerity. MORE


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7th International Conference on FASD – Vancouver, Mar. 1-4 – Early bird until Jan. 20

Integrating Research, Policy and Promising Practice around the World Wednesday-Saturday, Mar. 1-4, 2017 Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BC Early bird registration before/on Jan. 20, 2017 Find more info Register online Download the brochure The 7th International Conference on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder is an advanced-level conference that brings together experts from MORE


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7th International Conference on FASD – Vancouver, Mar. 1-4 – Early bird until Jan. 20

Integrating Research, Policy and Promising Practice around the World March 1-4, 2017 Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BC Early bird registration before/on Jan. 20, 2017 Find more info Register online Download the brochure The 7th International Conference on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder is an advanced level conference that brings together experts from MORE