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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

“Our Voices: A Portrait Series” draws closer

Toronto, ON – As the struggle for genuine settlement and integration intensifies, so do the voices of the Filipino Canadian community. “Our Voices: A Portrait Series Project” exhibit, to be held at Beit Zatoun House on May 31st to June 1st, features the shared experiences, stories, and narratives of the Filipino Canadian community. From stories [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 May 15th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gearing up for “Our Voices: A Portrait Series”, a Filipino Canadian Art Exhibit

Toronto, Ontario – Let the voices of a community united in resistance be heard as the Maleta (Suitcase) Project continues its journey through a community-based art exhibit titled, ‘Our Voices: A Portrait Series’.  This exhibit serves as a medium to express the progressive Filipino Canadian community’s collective will to help advance the working class struggle [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 May 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Event Announcement: “Our Voices: A Portrait Series”

Our Voices: A Portrait Series Toronto, Ontario – As part of the Maleta [Suitcase] Project, the Philippine Women Centre Ontario (PWC-ON), in collaboration with the Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance/Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada (FCYA/UKPC-ON) AND SIKLAB Ontario, invites everyone to their upcoming exhibit, “Our Voices: A Portrait Series Project,” funded by the Toronto Arts [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 April 30th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Resist the “Divide and Rule” tactics against the working class in Canada!

Resist the “Divide and Rule” tactics against the working class in Canada Congress of Progressive Filipino Canadians National Statement April 7, 2014   The recent report in CBC’s news segment Go Public about temporary foreign workers  (TFW) in Canada highlights, once again, the vulnerability of the working class in Canada against the relentless offensive of [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 April 7th, 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

FCYA/UKPC Lecture Series Part 1: The Filipino Canadian Community’s Current Situation, Struggles and Resistance

January 23, 2014 For immediate release Toronto, ON – The Filipino Canadian Youth Alliance/Ugnayan ng Kabataang Pilipino sa Canada – Ontario (FCYA/UKPC-ON) is gearing up once again for another round of political education at York University and University of Toronto. The political education will be presented through a lecture series focussing on the Filipino Canadian community’s [...]

By | 2017-08-29T23:32:13+00:00 January 23rd, 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: concern.inc@gmail.com November 8, 2013 ---------------------------------------------------------------------   Dear [...]

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