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ManUp @ManUpLDHSS

Last week I had the honour to attend a ManUp meeting in Ottawa to discuss the role young men play in ending violence against women. Rehtaeh's life mattered to these guys enough that they've taken it upon themselves to do something about her tragic story and do what they can do so it doesn't happen to someone else. When I look back at the past [...]

#ManUpInspire @ManUpLDHSS

Yesterday it was a full house at Ottawa's City Hall for the 2018 ManUp Conference. It was an honour to be there and meet the young men who are tackling issues around gender based violence.This years event was hosted by TSN's Ian Mendes and we discussed men's objectification of women and non-violent intervention strategies. It was great to have [...]

2018-04-27T17:06:48+00:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: Engaging Men|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on #ManUpInspire @ManUpLDHSS

2015 Youth Leadership Award: Stanford Miaro

Ottawa residents recognized for police, volunteer work in community safety The youth award went to teenager Stanford Miaro, who now attends Carleton University but was a student at Longfields Davidson Heights Secondary School last year. He said he was inspired after hearing Glen Canning speak about his daughter, Rehtaeh Parsons, who committed sui [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:55+00:00December 2nd, 2015|Categories: Engaging Men|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 2015 Youth Leadership Award: Stanford Miaro