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Filipino Canadian youth organization celebrates 10th year anniversary of mobilizing, educating, and organizing youth

Toronto, ON - This month calls for a joyous celebration as the Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance/Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada - Ontario (FCYA/UKPC-ON) enters its 10th year anniversary! Together with our sister organization, the Philippine Women Centre of Ontario (PWC-ON), we invite everyone to our panel discussion on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at University [...]

By | 2017-11-11T20:41:17+00:00 November 11th, 2017|FCYA/UKPC|0 Comments

Future of youth and education: A Statement on the May 18 Toronto Catholic District School Board meeting

Future of youth and education: A Statement on the May 18 Toronto Catholic District School Board meeting May 30, 2017 On May 18th, the Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance - Ontario (FCYA-ON) presented at the Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB) public board meeting to expose the systemic racism underlying the continued neglect faced by St. [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:12+00:00 May 30th, 2017|FCYA/UKPC|0 Comments

Secure and Meaningful Employment and Living Wages for all NOW!

Solidary Statement for October 1 Rally For Decent Work October 1, 2016  Toronto, ON - Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance/Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada of Ontario (FCYA/UKPC-ON) expresses our solidarity in the fight for secure and meaningful employment and living wages for all. This October 1st, we march together here at Queen’s Park with workers, [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:12+00:00 October 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Roots, Rhymes & Resistance is one day away!

September 26, 2015 Toronto, Ontario – With just a day away, the stage is finally set for the annual fundraising concert, Roots, Rhymes, and Resistance organized by Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada/Filipino Youth Alliance (UKPC/FCYA). The concert, titled “Celebrating Filipino Women’s Resistance,” will be held tomorrow, Saturday, September 26th at the United Steelworkers Hall [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 September 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

‘Roots, Rhymes and Resistance’ concert will amplify calls to End Violence Against Women

Toronto, Ontario--The celebration draws closer as Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada/Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance of Ontario (UKPC/FCYA-ON) organizes its fifth Roots, Rhymes, & Resistance in Toronto. Titled "Celebrating Filipino Women's Resistance", this event will highlight the contributions of both the Philippine Women Centre of British Columbia (PWC-BC) and the Philippine Women Centre of Ontario [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 September 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Roots Rhymes & Resistance is back for its fifth year to celebrate Filipino Women’s Resistance

  Toronto, ON—Roots Rhymes and Resistance an annual concert fundraiser organized by Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada/Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance (UKPC/FCYA) is back for its fifth year in Toronto. This year’s concert is entitled “Celebrating Filipino Women’s Resistance” to celebrate the Philippine Women Centre of Ontario’s (PWC-ON) 15th and the Philippine Women Centre of [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 July 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Progressive Filipino Canadian students stand in solidarity with CUPE 3902 & 3903 as strikes continue

March 11, 2015 For immediate release Toronto,ON--The Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance/Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada – Ontario (FCYA/UKPC-ON) stand in solidarity with the teaching assistants, contractual and part-time instructors of University of Toronto (U of T) and York University currently on legal strike. After bargaining for wage increase, job security, and workers’ benefits, the [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 March 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Call to end systemic racism and police brutality! Stop the criminalization of Black and racialized youth

Statement from Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada/Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance December 3, 2014 Toronto, ON--Progressive Filipino Canadian youth condemn the Ferguson grand jury's decision of Michael Brown's case against Darren Wilson. Three months after the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, the grand jury announced that police officer Darren Wilson will not face any criminal liability. [...]

By | 2014-12-03T09:45:28+00:00 December 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

End the systemic and countless disappearances in Mexico: The face of state terrorism and corruption

Solidarity Statement for the 43 Ayotzinapa students and the Mexican People December 2, 2014 Toronto, ON – The Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance of Ontario stands in solidarity with the missing 43 Ayotzinapa students and the mass protesters condemning the murderous repression, corruption and state violence inflicted on the Mexican people by government officials and their [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 December 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Philippine Women Centres in BC and Ontario continue to create and nurture the community’s new path of genuine settlement and integration

Fourth announcement May 21, 2014   Toronto, ON —The Philippine Women Centre of Ontario (PWC-ON) extends its warm and militant greetings of solidarity to its sister organization, the Philippine Women Centre of British Columbia (PWC-BC) for its upcoming one-day conference titled “History, Rupture and Continuity: Creating and Nurturing Our New Path,” to be held on [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 May 21st, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments