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Coverage:

2022

SNNewsWatch: Thunder Bay’s Roots Community Food Centre wins national award

TBnewsWatch: Roots Community Food Centre wins Jack Layton Activism Award

Barrie 360: Ryan's Hope Takes Home Jack Layton Activism Award

Barrie Today: Ryan's Hope recognized at Jack Layton Activism Award Celebration

CTV News Barrie: Ryan's Hope leader wins national award

Blueprints of Disruption Podcast: Reimagining Leadership - A discussion with Duncan Pike

Toronto Star: Combatting monkeypox on the front lines keeps fear and stigma from gay communities, advocates say

Canada's National Observer: New group tackles chronic problem: the RCMP’s ‘culture of harassment

CHHA 1610 AM: Derechos de La Mujer, Niños y Adultos Mayores (Ontario). Entrvista a Olivia Chow | Hoy en Toronto (Rights of Women, Children, and Older Adults (Ontario). Interview with Olivia Chow | Today in Toronto)

New Left Radio: What is True Freedom? - Interview w/ Olivia Chow

2021

Trent University: Students Learn to Lead Others Through Change

CTV News: 'Time's Up': RCMP, military harassment survivors joining forces to push for change

Kawartha Lakes This Week: Kawartha Lakes coalition recognized for action in support of long-term care

York University: McLaughlin College partners with social justice NGOs and Ontario universities on skill-building workshop for students

USW Canada: Long-Term Care Workers Launch Campaign to Revitalize Sector

2020

Rabble: Introducing Lidia Abraha, 2020 Jack Layton Journalism for Change fellow

Rwandan-Canadian Healing Centre: The Need for Leadership Development, Civic Engagement and Cross-Sector Collaboration 

2019

CBC's The House: Grassroots training for people who want to run for office

Toronto Star: New versions of ‘80s CanCon staple ‘Rise Up’ to help empower today’s youth. Featuring ICL trainer Lorraine Segato.

CBC News: ICL trainer Sandra Whiting on the importance of storytelling

ATU Canada: ATU Canada organizer attends "Building Skills for Change" training

2018

Niagara this Week: A Better Niagara hosting municipal candidate training course

Community Food Centres Canada: Videos from Annual Conference

Association of Early Childhood Educators of Ontario: Students' Stories from Trainings

Wawatay News: Oshki holds training for ECE’s across the north

2017

CBC The House: Listen Here Chris talks at 13:45

Latinos Mag: Director Nacional de Organización de United We Dream presentará un discurso en Ryerson University 

2016

Toronto Star: "Olivia Chow’s triumph a class that ‘humanizes politics’"

Metro News Toronto: "Ryerson University's new community building courses actually happen in communities"

Inside Toronto: "Olivia Chow Launches Institute to Create Change Leaders"

Ryersonian Article: "Olivia Chow launches Institute for Change Leaders"

Blog post from Monica Tonlé: Empowering French-Speaking Immigrant Women

Last winter, ICL had the pleasure of hosting two entirely French trainings with women from MOFIF and needless to say, they took all this experience and turned it into fuel to propel their projects.

Meet Roots Community Food Centre, this year's Layton Activism Award Winner!

Roots CFC is focused on building a sustainable organization of activists to address the roots of food insecurity.

 Meet Ellen Blais, Indigenous Midwife and winner of the Layton Indigenous Activism Award

Meet the first-ever winner of the Layton Indigenous Leadership Award!

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