A bilingual evening on the topic of discrimination and social exclusion in Canada.
Mar 23, 2018
This event will bring together around 70 diverse feminist leaders from Canada and around the world to envision a feminist agenda for the G7.
A bilingual evening on the topic of discrimination and social exclusion.
Mar 22, 2018
Inter Pares has worked with Peruvian counterparts since the early 1990s to bring an end to a policy that resulted in the forced sterilization of hundreds of thousands of rural citizens.
Mar 6, 2018
Inter Pares wishes to convey our profound sympathies to the families and communities of Colten Boushie and Tina Fontaine.
Mar 2, 2018
A new report details Burmese Army’s use of rape as a weapon against the Rohingya women and girls.
Feb 27, 2018
Inter Pares is pleased to announce the Board of Directors has appointed Rita Morbia and Kathryn Dingle as Co-Executive Directors of the organization.
Feb 26, 2018
Inter Pares mourns the passing of lifelong activist and dear Peruvian friend and colleague — our compañera, Diana Avila Paulette.
Join us on March 8, 2018 for Ottawa’s biggest International Women’s Day celebration, featuring the annual Femmy Awards ceremony honouring local feminist change-makers.
Feb 15, 2018
Mark and Vere are Likhaan Community Mobilizers. They both identify as transgender and work in the slum neighbourhoods of metro Manila.
Feb 2, 2018
Colombia's peace agreement is historic as it is the most inclusive developed to date. Inter Pares' counterparts were instrumental in shaping the agreement.
Bill Fairbairn, Latin America Program Manager at Inter Pares, draws a parallel between his social justice convictions as a gay man and Inter Pares' feminist priorities.
Sexual orientation and gender identity are integral aspects of our selves and should never lead to discrimination or abuse. Inter Pares bulletin “Pride in our Work” highlights our support for LGBTQ2 people’s rights, and our work with activists representing a multiplicity of identities and issues.
Feb 1, 2018
The Sarawak activists trying to “follow the money” and highlight a number of the factors that give Canada an international reputation as a safe haven for money laundering.
Jan 31, 2018
More than eight years since the murder of Mariano Abarca, an outspoken community leader in Chiapas, Mexico, his son and a group of Mexican human rights defenders will visit Ottawa, on February 5th and 6th.
Jan 28, 2018
The Borneo Case tells the story of Indigenous people in Malaysia and their allies in defense of their ancestral lands being destroyed by illegal logging.
Jan 19, 2018
Inter Pares welcomes the announcement regarding the creation of a Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Business Enterprise.
Jan 17, 2018
Dec 18, 2017
Meet Narsamma, Najwa, Adriana, and Marcela, the women at the heart of our Stories of Struggle campaign.
Dec 15, 2017
Inter Pares supports local activist organizations to build a more equal world. Thanks to our generous donors, throughout 2017, we have strengthened many struggles for social justice in Canada and overseas.
We reached our goal! 1,697 donors made a gift during our Stories of Struggle campaign, which contributed $336,016 to Inter Pares' work. Thank you!
Dec 14, 2017
Inter Pares remains highly concerned by the ongoing Rohingya crisis in Burma and Bangladesh, and by the pressing need for stronger action.
Dec 7, 2017
Inter Pares appreciates Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s visit to an innovative clinic established by Likhaan Center for Women’s Health.
Nov 13, 2017
In this issue, we invite you behind the scenes at Inter Pares.
Nov 1, 2017
Inter Pares staff are co-managers, but we also all consider ourselves fundraisers. While that is a role that makes many people cringe, it’s one we embrace!
Oct 31, 2017
An exchange that brought together farmers and rural women leaders from Canada, the West African biodiversity coalition COPAGEN, and the Deccan Development Society (DDS) in India.
Raising awareness of other realities, learning from others’ experiences, deepening our solidarity ... this is what Inter Pares seeks to do through our public engagement.
Inter Pares is profoundly concerned about the Quebec government’s passage of Bill 62.
Oct 30, 2017
On September 26th, Inter Pares joined 30+ Canadian organizations and human rights activists in calling for further Canadian action on the crisis.
Sep 26, 2017
40 organizations and individuals from across Canadian civil society issued a joint letter to government that lays out overarching concerns with Bill C-59.
Sep 19, 2017
Sai Khur Hseng is an activist who works closely with local community groups in Burma who stand up for customary land tenure systems that protect their land and the environment.
Sep 8, 2017
Inter Pares is gravely concerned regarding the latest wave of military violence against Rohingya civilians in northwestern Burma.
Sep 7, 2017
Inter Pares is proud to sponsor and co-present a screening of Water Warriors, a documentary film by Storyline, at the 28th Annual One World Film Festival, in Ottawa.
Sep 5, 2017
Do campaigns to end violence against women fulfill their promises? To find out, join us for an exciting conversation between author Corinne Mason and Rita Morbia, Executive Director of Inter Pares.
Sep 4, 2017
Land is central to many social justice struggles around the world, and it’s no different in Burma. However, ethnic civil society organizations have a new vision for land use.
Refugees in camps in Thailand are increasingly worried about their futures since many international NGOs are withdrawing their support.
Since October 2016, the Burmese army has unleashed a new wave of violence against Rohingya Muslim civilians in the northwest of the country.
In this issue, we report on the situation in Burma regarding democracy and human rights.
Learn more about Likhaan's Canadian tour. Likhaan is a women's health center based in the Philippines and a long time counterpart of Inter Pares.
Aug 9, 2017
Inter Pares and 23 Canadian civil society organizations concerned with the Honduras report of the Extractive Sector CSR Counsellor.
Aug 1, 2017
What are the links between pension funds and landgrabbing? Learn more with this article by David Bruer published in the Monitor magazine.
Jul 26, 2017
Inter Pares welcomes the Government of Canada’s launch of its long-awaited international assistance policy (IAP).
Jun 9, 2017
Presentation of key findings from the evaluation of the New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition in Senegal.
Jun 1, 2017
Inter Pares and Canadian civil society organizations support decriminalization of abortion in El Salvador.
May 23, 2017
Between 2012 and 2016 Inter Pares collaborated with Dominique Caouette, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Montreal.
May 19, 2017
Join us for a discussion on sexual and reproductive health and rights. Two representatives from the Likhaan Centre for Women's Health will talk about how women's health clinics in the Philippines are overcoming the challenges of poverty, violence, and the lack of access to contraception and sex education in schools.
May 16, 2017
Inter Pares is organizing a cross-Canada tour with two representatives from the Likhaan Center for Women's Health in the Philippines.
May 12, 2017
Join Inter Pares and the Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability (CNCA) for a month of action for mining justice in May.
May 1, 2017
CCMW is recognized for their courageous work in advancing women’s rights.
Apr 27, 2017
This review of Inter Pares' Ottawa premiere of Seven was written by Bob LeDrew and published in Ottawa Tonite, April 25th, 2017.