Gender Justice Now Series

Panel 1: Intersectionality and Gender Justice
Monday October 26, 2020 from 1:15pm to 2:45pm EST

Join LEAF for a conversation about the role of intersectionality in advocacy and work for gender justice, featuring:

Grace Ajele, Calgary Legal Guidance
Sarah Jama, Disability Justice Network of Ontario
Jena McGill, Faculty of Law - Common Law Section, University of Ottawa
With Moderator Rosel Kim, LEAF National


Panel 2: The Legal System and Justice for Indigenous Women, Girls, and 2SLGBTQQIA Persons
Tuesday October 27, 2020 from 2:30pm to 4pm EST

Join LEAF for a conversation about the uses and limitations of the legal system for advancing the rights of Indigenous women, girls, and 2SLGBTQQIA persons, featuring:

Lynn Gehl, Writer and Artist
Beth Kotierk, Maliiganik Tukisiiniakvik
Naiomi Metallic, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University
Alana Robert, McCarthy Tétrault
With moderator Breanne Lavallée-Heckert, LEAF National


Panel 3: Opportunities Moving Forward
Wednesday October 28, 2020 from 12pm to 1:15pm EST

Join LEAF for a conversation about opportunities and challenges for using law in the current moment, featuring:

Fay Faraday, Faraday Law and Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
Raji Mangat, West Coast LEAF
Megan Stephens, LEAF National
With Moderator Cee Strauss, LEAF National


8:45 am - 1:00 pm

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: Cultural Competence for Legal Professionals

LEAF Gender Justice Now: 3 Panel Series - October 26, 27 & 28, 2020


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