Children and Youth in Care Day

Peacebuilders recognizes and supports Children in Youth in Care Day. As a member of the Ontario Children’s Advancement Coalition, we stand with the Children’s Aid Society of Toronto in celebrating the diversity, strengths and successes of young people across...

Ramadan Mubarak!

To all those celebrating, may this Ramadan fill your heart with peace, harmony, and joy. From our family to yours, sending you best wishes as you welcome yet another Ramadan in your life that brings along with it remarkable spiritual growth and late-night family...

R v Morris, Case Summary and Future Considerations

Ontario Court to decide how systemic factors should impact the sentencing of Black people.   Kevin Morris, a then 22-year-old Black male, was arrested by Toronto Police in 2014 after incorrectly being connected to a nearby home invasion. Mr. Morris was eventually...

Peacebuilders Canada Applauds Bill C-22

Research Shows Justice-Involved Youth Triggers Further Involvement With The Law   Peacebuilders Canada applauds the government’s introduction of Bill C-22, an Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act to introduce legislation...

Celebrating Black History Month at Peacebuilders

This month, Peacebuilders Canada will be celebrating Black History Month every day by sharing stories, speeches, art, research and information. We hope these posts serve as a reminder of the conditions of the black community, both in Toronto and beyond, and as an...