Women's March on Washington - Solidarity March in Ottawa

Ottawa Human Rights Monument, Corner of Lisgar & Elgin St.
Saturday, 21 January, 2017 - 11:00 to 14:00

"We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.” - Malala Yousafzai

On January 21st, 2017, join CAWI and other women who will march the same day as hundreds of thousands of women in Washington as they take to the streets - all with a common goal but each with a diverse voice.

Promoting Women in Municipal Government

Jean Pigott Place, Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
Tuesday, 7 February, 2017 - 17:00 to 20:00

The National Capital Region Chapter of Equal Voice is hosting this event to put the 2018 Municipal Election in people's minds and to promote women in municipal politics.

Aboriginal Community Forum

Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario
Wednesday, 8 February, 2017 - 17:30 to 20:00

Full event page and registration available here

CPO Speaker Series: Protect Yourself, Protect Your Clients: Fraud, Tax Scams and More!

City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Andrew Haydon Hall (Council Chambers)
Tuesday, 31 January, 2017 - 10:00 to 12:00

CPO Speaker Series

Protect Yourself, Protect Your Clients:  Fraud, Tax Scams and More!

If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.  All too often, vulnerable or isolated people, including those without a lot of money to spare, fall victim to scam artists and fraudsters.  Learn how to protect yourself or your clients from the expert.  We’ll have posters for your building or your agency and lots of great ideas for keeping your pocket book safe.

(EVENT FULL) Addressing Islamophobia: Supporting our Muslim Communities

Festival Room, City Hall, 110 Laurier Ave W.
Thursday, 9 February, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:30

Working together with Ottawa's Muslim community, come join us to understand Islamophobia its impact on Muslim individuals and communities in Ottawa. Take part in focused table discussions led by a diversity of resource people from community. Participate in developing strategies and identifying actions that can be taken by individuals and organizations to address Islamophobia in our city.

The table discussion topics will focus on the following: