On April 7th, over 30 community members joined CERA and mural artists at All Saints Church and Community Centre to view murals created by sex workers at recent housing rights workshops in downtown Toronto. Attendees took part in discussions about housing discrimination issues, received information resources about housing discrimination, and shared a community lunch. We heard: Making the […]Read More Community Art Show Raises Awareness of Discrimination Against Sex Workers
Making Room, Creating Place: Announcing arts-based human rights legal education for sex workers. This Wednesday, CERA will be joining Maggie’s Sex Workers Action Project for our first housing rights workshop for street-involved sex workers. During these workshops, participants will learn about their housing rights under law; learn skills to self-advocate; creatively engage with artistic message-making strategies. […]Read More New initiative – CERA working with sex workers on housing rights issues
PROJECT UPDATE! Facilitating Local Responses to Housing Discrimination After many hours of writing and lots of conversations with our wonderful partners across the province, we’re excited to share over twenty new housing rights resources and self-advocacy tools for tenants that we’ve been working on over the past several months. Here they are! At CERA, we believe […]Read More Check out new tools to help you claim your rights!
VOICES-VOIX is a non-partisan coalition of organizations and individuals defending democracy, free speech and transparency in Canada. CERA is one of the over 200 member organizations. CERA’s Executive Director has spoken at several press conferences and meetings on behalf of the coalition. On the day before the Day for Democracy (April 6th) VOICES-VOIX held a press […]Read More CERA Joins VOICES-VOIX Coalition on Women’s Rights and Democracy – Rally and Press Conference