Join our upcoming events
April 30, 2021 @ 5pm MST
Remembering Jory Porquia
Jory Proquia, a human rights defender and activist was gunned down early morning on April 30, 2020. He was preparing for his feeding program in Ilo Ilo in response to Covid 19. He was red tagged and harassed weeks prior to the murder. It has been a year and no justice in sight.
Join us in commemorating his life and continue to demand justice for Jory.
May 18, 2020 @ 2pm MST
Connect ED - On Occupational Health and Safety
Join Migrante in their Connect Ed education series. In May they will talk about the workers rights on Occupational Health and Safety. Guests from the Alberta Workers Health Centre Jared Matsunaga Turnbull and Mario Tellez will share their work at the centre and what does OH&S mean for migrants and precarios workers
March 6, 2021
Women, Human Rights and Resistance
In commemoration of International Women's Day 2021, Migrante Alberta is organizing an online forum and panel discussion on the current state of women and human rights in the Philippines under the Duterte regime.
The event is on Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 4pm MST (6pm EST, Sunday Mar 7 @ 7am Philippines)
Our guests are:
JOANNA CONCEPCION - Chairperson of Migrante International
CLARIZZA SINGSON - Chairperson of Gabriela Negros Island
BEVERLY LONGID - Global Coordinator of International Indigenous Peoples Movement for Self Determination and Liberation
CONI LEDESMA - Member of the Negotiating Panel of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines