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Registration Now Open: National Consultative Forum on LGBTQ

Event Announcement September 14, 2014 The Philippine Women Centre of B.C. (PWC-BC) will be hosting a two-day LGBTQ national consultative forum on October 24th, and 25th, 2014 at the Simon Fraser University’s Harbour Centre in Vancouver. A first in the Filipino Canadian community, the forum aims to bring out and openly discuss the ongoing issues [...]

By | 2014-09-14T19:44:36+00:00 September 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Progressive Filipino Canadians to hold two sessions at upcoming People’s Social Forum

Announcement August 19, 2014 The Congress of Progressive Filipino Canadians and member organizations will be holding two workshop sessions at the upcoming People's Social Forum being held in Ottawa, Ontario from August 21-24. Details are listed below. The full program schedule and map can be found here. Community-based arts & culture: A tool for social [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 August 19th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Event Announcement: National Consultative Forum on LGBTQ

Congress of Progressive Filipino Canadians August 14, 2014 In May 2010, progressive Filipino Canadians came together to pave the new path for genuine settlement and integration of Filipinos across Canada at a national conference called “Counterspin: Creating and Nurturing a New Path for a Progressive Filipino Canadian Community.” This conference forged the historic formation of [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 August 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Canada’s live-in caregiver program continues to be a nightmare for Filipinos

National Statement August 8, 2014 Toronto, Ontario - A recent Toronto Star article written on July 22nd titled ‘Filipino Canadians fear end of immigrant dreams for nannies’ outlined the Conservative government’s possible changes to the Live-in Caregiver Program (LCP) given Jason Kenney’s racist and anti-immigrant remarks that the program is being used and ‘abused’ as [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 August 8th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Congress of Progressive Filipino Canadians supports the struggle of the Palestinian people for liberation against Israeli zionist terrorism

National Statement August 6, 2014 The Congress of Progressive Filipinos in Canada (CPFC) and its member organizations fully support the resistance and struggle of the Palestinian people for liberation. We condemn the atrocities perpetrated by the Israel Zionists upon them as well as the blatant hypocrisy of Western powers, particularly Canada under the Harper Government, [...]

By | 2014-08-06T00:09:01+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The “Maleta” (Suitcase) journey continues

Our Voices Exhibit!, a set on Flickr June 10, 2014 For immediate release Toronto-ON – The continuing journey of the Maleta (Suitcase) Project made another landmark in the recently concluded “Our Voices: A Portrait Series” art exhibit. Organized by the Philippine Women Centre of Ontario (PWC-ON), in collaboration with the Filipino Canadian Youth [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 June 9th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Struggle and Solidarity: Forward Women’s Liberation

National Alliance of Philippine Women in Canada National Statement March 18, 2014 The National Alliance of Philippine Women in Canada (NAPWC), once again, calls on the Canadian government, under the Conservative government of Prime Minister Harper, to stop its pretension, and put an end to its hypocrisy as a country that champions and upholds human [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 March 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Denouncing Canada’s contribution to climate change

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National statement December 12, 2013 Toronto, ON— A month ago, the strongest tropical storm ever recorded in history, Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda devastated towns and areas in Central and Eastern Philippines with over a million people left homeless, and with confirmed deaths totalling over 5,000 people. The category 5 typhoon struck the Philippines on November [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 December 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Urgent appeal for support to the survivors of Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 12, 2013   Dear Friends and Allies, As we receive news and see countless images of the massive destruction brought upon by Super Typhoon Haiyan, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Yolanda, that hit Central Philippines last November 8, 2013, the Congress of Progressive Filipino Canadians (CPFC) and its member organizations, [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 November 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Centre for Emergency Aid and Rehabilitation “Oplan Sagip Bayan (Oplan People’s Rescue)”

thru the National Secretariat: Center for Emergency Aid and Rehabilitation, (CONCERN) Inc. NCR Center Address: 22 Libertad St. Brgy. Highway Hills, Mandaluyong City, Philippines Central Luzon: Lot 12, Blk.3, Rd. 3, Phase 1 St Jude Village, San Agustin, City of San Fernando, Pampanga tele/fax # (045) 9611721 e-mail: November 8, 2013 ---------------------------------------------------------------------   Dear [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 November 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments