News and Events
Proportional Representation Coalition Annual Meeting
Wednesday, February 3rd at 6:30 p.m., Murphy's Community Centre
Posted: Tuesday 19th January 2016 07:48
On the agenda - Contents and intent of the interim report to the Legislature by the Special Committee on Democratic Renewal (Nov. 27, 2015) - An action plan for the PR Coalition Pre-registration email@example.com or phone 902-894-4573 (storm date Thursday, February 4 same time)Read More
International Migrants Day:
Let us MOVE together for Justice
Posted: Friday 18th December 2015 11:21
The whole world celebrates International Migrants Day today. 25 years ago, on December 18, 1990, the United Nations General Assembly signed and adopted the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families.Read More
Migrant Workers in PEI: a Public Forum
Wednesday, December 2nd - Montague Rotary Library, 53 Wood Islands Road, Montague, 6:30 p.m.
Posted: Wednesday 25th November 2015 12:53
Migrant workers in PEI come from all over the world, and face particular challenges and barriers living in Canada. Both Cooper Institute and the PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada have programs to help migrant workers access their rights and information about the policies affecting their lives. This public forum is an opportunity to learn about the work of these organizations. For more information, or to register, please contact Cooper Institute: (902) 894-4573Read More
Cooper Institute is an education and community development centre in the province of Prince Edward Island, Canada. The main program areas of our organization are livable income for all, food sovereignty and cultural diversity and inclusion. Within these programs, we conduct research and popular education projects on provincial, national, and international level.
We are pleased to present the report of our second annual Social Justice Symposium, held on November 21, 2015, in honour of Andrew Macdonald.
See Cooper Institute's 2015 Activities Report here.
Just Democracy:Mixed Member Proportional Representation for all People
The REPORT of Cooper Institute's 2014 (first annual) Social Justice Symposium is also available! You can also watch a video of Chandra Pasma's presentation: Powerless Workes and Apathetic Citizens: Is Basic Income The Cure?
RECENT PUBLICATIONS FROM COOPER INSTITUTE:
2014 Activities Report
Guide to Helping Temporary Foreign Workers
Services for Temporary Foreign Workers
Changing Hands:Temporary Foreign Workers in PEI
Temporary Foreign Workers - Quick Facts
And here we are, at Cooper Institute's 30th Anniversary Celebration
May 7, 2014.