Apr 03

Event: Fracking Moratorium Coffee Night April 16 7PM

Date: April 16, 7 PM
Venue: Victoria West Community Centre
521 Craigflower Rd Victoria, BC Songhees Territories

Join the Victoria Council of Canadians as we watch a short movie and host a facilitated discussion on fracking in British Columbia.

Dec 04

Cover image for the Voter Suppression poster

December 11th Event: Voter Suppression: Where we are now and the way forward

Voters have challenged the results of the May 2011 election in six ridings across Canada. The case starts December 10th. The Council of Canadians through its Democracy 24/7 campaign are supporting the voters in their efforts. Join us for a talk and some discussion on recent developments in the Election Fraud court case, what happened, and what […]

Oct 31

Event: Mining Justice in Latin America with Peter Julian and Jen Moore – Nov 15

OVER MINED, UNDER RULED: justice activism for corporate regulation

Thursday November 15, 7-9pm
Harry Hickman room 105
University of Victoria

Speakers: Peter Julian: NDP MP (Burnaby-New Westminster), Jen Moore: Latin America Program Coordinator with MiningWatch Canada

Jul 16

July 18: Day of Action in Victoria for a 2014 Health Accord

The Victoria Council of Canadians, a member of the South Islands Health Coalition will be taking part in the BC Health Coalition’s National Day of Action for a 2014 Health Accord. This Day of Action was organized by The Canadian Health Coalition and The Council of Canadians. We want the provinces to work together to get the federal government back to the negotiating table so they can get down to the work of creating a new health accord for all Canadians.

Jun 01

Say no to Bil C-38

BlackOut SpeakOut: June 4

Organizations across Canada are blacking out their websites on Monday, June 4th, to protest the Federal Budget. The proposed changes in the ‘budget’ will weaken environmental laws and silence those who work to protect nature. Silence is not…

May 31

June 5: 5-6 PM: Silent Vigil Opposing the Enbridge Northern Gateway Project

A group of concerned individuals announces the first of our monthly silent vigils standing with the First Nations Against Enbridge and coastal tanker traffic

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 5-6pm

Where: The Cenotaph at the Legislature, Belleville and Government, Victoria, Coast Salish Territories