Category Archives: Latin America

Canada should support democracy, not just condemn the government, in Venezuela

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Backing a mediation effort would be a good start.

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Urgent Action: Sweatshop Workers Fired

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Tell U.S. Company, Delta Apparel to Give 25 Injured Honduran Workers Their Jobs Back!!

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Urgent Action: Forced Displacement of Families in Colombia

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Forced Displacements Leave Hundreds without Homes, Threaten Hundreds More.

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Don’t miss the Just Film Festival March 30-April 1

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The Just Film Festival, a joint production of CoDevelopment Canada, Amnesty International and Village Vancouver, takes place this Year from March 30 – April 1, at Van City Theatre (11 81 Seymour St., Vancouver, BC). Don’t miss the Friday night … Continue reading

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Join CoDev in calling for an independent human rights Ombudsperson for Canada’s international extractive sector

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Take action today to call on the Canadian government to ensure communities affected by Canadian oil, mineral and gas corporations have access to justice. Write your MP and the Minister of International Trade to let them know you want Canada … Continue reading

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