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Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4R3
Phone: (902) 894-4573

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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 suggested.cooperinstitute@eastlink.ca or phone 902-894-4573 (storm date Thursday, February 4 same time)

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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.

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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) 894-4573

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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.

See Cooper Institute's 2015 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


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?


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.