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A Public Forum on Migrant Worker Issues
Posted: Monday 27th February 2017 17:14 (Updated: Friday 10th March 2017 18:02)
On Monday, March 27th, 2017, migrant workers, local organizations, faith communities, and the public sector will join together to address issues facing Migrant Workers in PEI and the Maritime Provinces.Read More
Social Justice Symposium 2017 - March 11
Nettie Wiebe to speak about Food Sovereignty and Climate Change
Posted: Tuesday 14th February 2017 15:26
Food Sovereignty and Climate Change: nurturing human and ecological communities in stormy times is the topic of Cooper Institute’s third annual social justice symposium in honour of Father Andrew Macdonald will take place on Saturday, March 11th, with guest presenter, Dr Nettie Wiebe. The symposium will take place at Milton Community Hall, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on March 11th. This is a free event, open to the public.Read More
Silent March in Solidarity with Quebec Muslim Community
Saturday, February 4th starting at 11:30 a.m.
Posted: Wednesday 1st February 2017 18:29
Concerned PEI residents join with the Muslim Society of Prince Edward Island to organize a silent march for Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 11:30 AM, the march beginning at the bottom of Queen St. beside the 2017 sign. All are welcome.Read 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, democracy and cultural diversity and inclusion. Within these programs, we conduct research and popular education projects on provincial, national, and international level.
See Cooper Institute's 2016 Activities Report here.
We are pleased to present the report of our second annual Social Justice Symposium, held on November 21, 2015, in honour of Andrew Macdonald.
Just Democracy:Mixed Member Proportional Representation for all People
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May 7, 2014.