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The Diocesan Peace & Justice Unit is co-sponsoring a solidarity dinner organized by the International Coalition for Human Rights in the Phillipines (ICHRP). The dinner takes place July 12 at St. Augustine's church. Enjoy a casual community dinner with Filipino food as we hear and reflect about the ongoing struggle for human rights in the Philippines. 

Purchasing a ticket and attending the dinner supports human rights in the Phillipines. During the evening you'll hear about hear from guest speakers about

  • how the issues faced by our fellow global citizens in the Philippines are intrinsically linked to the Canadian political agenda.
  • key insights into the current human right situation in the Phillipines,
  • stories from community leaders and human rights defenders,
  • updates on solidarity efforts. 

 Guest Speakers:

Dr. Andrea Mann, Director, Global Relations, Anglican Church of Canada

Kelti Cameron, International Solidarity Officer, CUPE (via recorded video)

Luthfi Mawarid, Chairperson, ICHRP Canada

Jeff Solis, Coordinator, ICHRP BC

Clair Swanson, Canada-Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights (CPSHR)

Beth Dollaga, Secretary General, ICHRP Canada

Don't miss this chance to stand in solidarity with the Filipino people as they strive for justice and peace.