“This isn’t something that’s gone away': Workplace sexual harassment victims’ group seeks continued funding, greater awareness

Why It Matters

The limelight may have faded, but the importance of the #MeToo movement hasn't. However, without adequate funding, programs designed to support sexual harassment survivors won't last.

Organizers and allies need new message to counter hate: trans activists

Why It Matters

Across the United States, politicians have rolled back rights for transgender people. If Canadian trans movements don’t develop political messages that educate the broader public about the need for trans-inclusive policies, some activists fear the loss of trans rights here, too.

2SLGBTQIA+ organizations rally for more funding, support amidst growing anti-gender movement

Why It Matters

With a rising tide of far-right activists working to claw-back gains made by Canada’s 2SLGBTQI+ communities, more funding and support is needed for the organizations that serve those communities and advocate for their interests. Without an increase in support, human rights and lives may be at risk

Aid organizations stand by Feminist International Assistance Policy after scathing Global Affairs Canada audit

Why It Matters

Empowering women and girls doesn’t just build equality, it fights climate change, promotes human rights and lifts families out of poverty. But tracking progress has proved challenging.

Enchanté Network pitches federal government to scope endowment fund for 2SLGBTQI+ organizations — who are “at risk of closing their doors”

Why It Matters

Data from charity donation platform CanadaHelps shows LGBTQ charities received just 0.3 per cent of all donations on the platform in 2021.