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  • Peer Outreach and Violence Prevention Educators

    Job Posting: 2 Part-Time Positions   Respect in Action (ReAct) Youth Program Peer Outreach and Violence Prevention Educators November 2019 If you are 16-29 years of age and have a passion for social justice and an interest in working with youth to prevent gender-based violence this posting may be of interest to you. The two […]

  • CALL FOR BOARD NOMINEES 2019

     View Full Posting Here (236kb) Do you wish for a world without gender-based violence and have capacity and skills to lead and serve on a volunteer Board of Directors for a small and high-achieving not-for-profit organization? If you answered “yes” to this question, here is an opportunity to work towards making your wish a reality. […]

  • Job Posting: ReAct Peer Outreach and Violence Educator (5 Positions)

    Respect in Action (ReAct) Youth Program Peer Outreach and Violence Prevention Educators Part-Time – Flexible Hours September 2019 View full posting here (696kb) If you are 16-29 years of age and have a passion for social justice and an interest in working with youth to prevent gender-based violence this posting may be of interest to […]

  • METRAC: Action on Violence partners with Italian Contemporary Film Festival (ICFF) for the screening of Nome Di Donna (The Name of a Woman)

    Image Source: Italian Contemporary Film Festival   METRAC is proud of its partnership with the Italian Contemporary Film Festival (ICFF) for the screening of Nome Di Donna (The Name of a Woman) during its annual event “Call the Shots: Female Power Through Film”, scheduled for release on International Women’s Day, March 8th, 2019. METRAC works […]

  • METRAC MEMO: July 2018

    In this month’s eNewsletter, we reflect on the announcement to roll-back Ontario’s Health and Physical Education curriculum in the upcoming school year, share three new Ontario Women’s Network (OWJN) legal information resources and much more. Click here to read about all of these topics in the July 2018 eNewsletter. Not subscribed to our monthly eNewsletter? […]

  • METRAC MEMO: June 2018

    In this month’s eNewsletter, we reflect on Pride month and Indigenous History month, invite people to learn about our collaborative Due Justice for All project and much more. Click here to read about all of these topics in the June 2018 eNewsletter. Not subscribed to our monthly eNewsletter? Click here to stay tuned to METRAC’s […]

  • METRAC MEMO: Spring 2018 Edition

    In this month’s eNewsletter, find out about METRAC’s new project, TransFormed, which is focused on understanding how domestic violence and intimate partner violence (DV/IPV) is experienced by Trans folk, Gender-Fluid, Two-Spirit and Non-Binary community members across the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), within a context that meets safety, trauma-informed and confidentiality needs. Our Community Justice Program […]

  • Statement on the passing of Quebec’s Bill 62, 2017

    STATEMENT ON BILL 62 (“An Act to foster adherence to State religious neutrality and, in particular, to provide a framework for requests for accommodations on religious grounds in certain bodies”) The South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario (SALCO) and the Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children (METRAC) are deeply disappointed by the […]

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    Save The Date for METRAC’s 2017 Annual General Meeting

    We are pleased to invite community members to METRAC’s 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) on October 30, 2017, from 6pm to 8:30pm, when we report back on our 2016 activities. We will gather at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Cabaret Room (12 Alexander Street, Toronto, ON), located between College and Wellesley subway station. This is […]

  • METRAC MEMO : October 2017

    In this month’s eNewsletter, METRAC shares highlights from our ReAct Summer Mentorship Program and newly updated resources from the Community Justice Program . METRAC is excited to share we have set the date for our Annual General Meeting to be held on October 30, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:30 pm at Buddies in Bad Times […]

  • METRAC MEMO: June 2017

    In this month’s eNewsletter, we reflect on Pride month and the National Indigenous Peoples’ Day, invite people to read out Anti-Racism Act statement and much more. Click here to read the latest METRAC MEMO. Not subscribed to our monthly eNewsletter? Click here to stay tuned to METRAC’s ground-breaking work. If you are subscribed but haven’t […]