Past Events

  • 201414Jun
    A total of 551 cases of human trafficking involving Ontario as a source, transit or destination point were reported to the Alliance Against Modern Slavery's Research Team for the period between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2013. “The findings in this report reveal that the province of Ontario urgently needs to invest in system changes, revise its child welfare legislation, fund...
    Jun 14, 2014 (All day) - Dec 30, 2015 (All day)
  • 201403Jun
    Father Christopher Hartley, a public voice for the Haitian cane cutters in the Dominican Republic, will be speaking in Toronto on June 3, and in Oakville on June 4. He has spoken out against the unacceptable exploitation and slavery-like conditions for Haitian sugar cane cutters. Tuesday, June 3, 7:00 p.m. The Mary Ward Centre 70 St. Mary Street, Toronto Wednesday, June 4, 7:30 p.m. Grace Ev....
    Jun 03, 2014 (All day) - Jun 04, 2014 (All day)
  • 201406May
    Two Community Forums on Sex Trafficking are classes open to the public as part of a new course from the University of Winnipeg's Global College. The first will take place on May 6 from 6pm to 9pm in Room 2M70 (Manitoba Hall),featuring a guest lecture by the Hon. Kerri Irvin-Ross, and a response panel of experts. The second will take place on May 13 from 6pm to 9pm in Room 2M70 (Manitoba Hall...
    May 06, 2014 (All day) - May 13, 2014 (All day)
  • 201401Apr
    ChocoSol’s delicious fresh corn tortillas (featured at our conferences) are launching this month at select farmers’ markets, starting Monday at Sorauren Farmers’ Market! Other markets soon to have tortillas are Dufferin Grove Farmers’ Market, Evergreen Brick Works Farmers’ Market, and Creme Fraiche Market Cafe. For the full schedule and more info about ChocoSol’s slavery-free tortillas and...
    Apr 01, 2014 (All day) - May 01, 2014 (All day)
  • 201403Mar
    This month, visit ChocoSol to try their delicious slavery-free hot chocolate recently named one the best hot chocolates in Toronto! Chocosol is a proponent of horizontal trading, and the chocolate is pedal powered, stone ground, and vegan. For more information, read the piece on ChocoSol at To learn more about the connection between chocolate and...
    Mar 03, 2014 (All day) - Mar 31, 2014 (All day)
  • 201401Mar
    Online Training to Address Human Trafficking is now available for free through MCIS Language Services with funding from the Province of Ontario.
    Mar 01, 2014 (All day) - Apr 30, 2014 (All day)
  • 201428Feb
    Te fourth annual University of Waterloo International Development Conference on February 28, 2014 will be focusing on Human Trafficking in Canada. The conference will take place at The Balsillie School of International Affairs CIGI Campus in Waterloo, Ontario and is embedded within the Student Association of International Development as well as the Faculty of Environment and the School of...
    Feb 28, 2014 (All day)
  • 201420Feb
    The second of a series of roundtables aiming to facilitate the dialogue between multi‐sector stakeholders to address the issue of human trafficking in the City of Toronto will take place on Thursday, February 20. It will feature presentations by multi‐sector stakeholders who dedicate their work to counter human trafficking followed by working group discussions. For more information contact: Varka...
    Feb 20, 2014 (All day)
  • 201401Feb
    ChocoSol invites you to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a Limited Edition chocolate bar featuring a special blend of cacao, achiote, and vanilla! This special edition chocolate and their new “more than just a Valentine” card are available at select retailers and farmer’s markets across Toronto. Check it out:
    Feb 01, 2014 (All day) - Feb 28, 2014 (All day)
  • 201418Jan
    Join ChocoSol at their new location (1131 St. Clair West) for some amazing workshops in January! 1) Saturday, January 18, 2 to 6: Jaguar Chocolate Making Workshop lead by Michael Sacco 2) Tuesday, January 21, 6:30 to 8:30: Jaguar Chocolate Molding Workshop lead by Laura Gisonni 3) Saturday, January 25, 4 to 6: ChocoSoil Workshop lead by Byron Koss
    Jan 18, 2014 (All day) - Jan 25, 2014 (All day)