Dec 10: Housing as a Human Right forum

Dec 10 International Human Rights Day forum:

Housing  as  a  human  right:

Community & legal action to end homelessness

10am – 12pm

155 Dalhousie St. community room

( 5 min walk east of Dundas Subway)

Free

Snacks and TTC tokens provided

On May 26, with the participation of housing advocates, 4 people who have experienced homelessness launched a historic legal challenge against the governments of Canada and Ontario for violating their human rights and the rights of people who are unable to obtain safe, accessible affordable housing.

On October 19, people rallied in cities across Canada in support of Bill C-304, requiring Canada to develop a national housing strategy. The final vote on Bill C-304 is expected soon..

On December 10 participate in International Human Rights Day and hear about how low- income people and their allies are claiming the right to housing. Claim your rights too!

155 Dalhousie Street Community Room is 5 minutes east of Yonge & Dundas, behind the Gas station at Dundas & Church.  To register to attend or to endorse this event email: dirksy@lao.on.ca

Organized by Right to Housing social action committee, Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario, the Dream Team, Toronto Disaster Relief Committee, Cities Centre U of T, Voices from the Street.

 

 

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