August 2022 E-News

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Video now available: UN Declaration Implementation in Canada

We helped put on a side event during the UN Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Geneva. At the event four expert panelists discussed the law that Canada passed last year, the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act.

The Act began a process of implementing the Indigenous human rights expressed within the UN Declaration. Find out how these experts think Canada is doing with this implementation, and what still needs to happen: https://youtu.be/6Foz-3WUqjc

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Join KAIROS in taking action this September for Climate Action Month

Canadian Quakers are one of the founding members of the ecumenical... justice organization KAIROS. KAIROS invites you to engage in its 4th annual Climate Action Month in September.

KAIROS will be sharing multiple resources and hosting a webinar on September 13 featuring the KAIROS/For the Love of Creation delegation that will be going to the COP27 climate change conference in November. For more information see: kairoscanada.org/climate-action-month-2022

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One easy change in perspective can deepen your understanding

You know who you are and what you stand for. And sometimes that’s just miles away from what your partner, co-workers, or family members stand for or care about. Or is it? One simple tool will help you find out. And this knowledge might surprise you... Keep reading this article on Psychology Today.

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