Tag housing rights

Youth Rights! Right Now!

All young people have the right to be free of homelessness. Along with our amazing partners, CWP is excited to announce the release of Youth Rights! Right Now! Ending Youth Homelessness: A Human Rights Guide.

Ontario Court of Appeal Denies Homeless Day in Court

In a 2:1 decision the Ontario Court of Appeal thwarts access to justice for homeless For Immediate Release National/Regional/Local December 1, 2014 – Ottawa – Today, the Ontario Court of Appeal (ONCA) released their decision in Tanudjaja vs Canada Attorney…

Housing rights are women’s rights

A drop hitting water.

*Speech made by ED Leilani Farha Thursday, June 13th accepting the Barbra Schlifer award in Toronto. Of course it’s not really the pages I’ve published, the UN halls I’ve walked, or the meetings I’ve attended that landed me here tonight. …