Can’t make it to our in-person luncheon with Fergus Watt?

Register using the big red button below for a Virtual Luncheon with the Group of 78 and Fergus Watt on Wednesday, May 22 from 12:55 to 2 PM ET via Zoom. Our speaker is Fergus Watt who is speaking about Prospects for Ambitious Reform of the United Nations. Fergus’s remarks will focus on the current state of play regarding the intergovernmental preparations… Continue Reading Can’t make it to our in-person luncheon with Fergus Watt?

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AGM takes place on June 17

The Group of 78 is pleased to announce that our Annual General Meeting will take place on June 17, 2024 at 1:00 PM ET. Those who are on the Board will receive invitations to join us at an earlier time for the Pre-AGM meeting, and later for the Post-AGM. Save the date, and be prepared to talk about… Continue Reading AGM takes place on June 17

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Lunch with Fergus Watt

G78 is hosting our first in-person luncheon since COVID became a part of our life.It’s happening at New DESI ZAIQA Restaurant from noon to 2 pm on Wednesday, May 22nd. Our speaker is Fergus Watt who is speaking about Prospects for Ambitious Reform of the United Nations. Fergus’s remarks will focus on the current state of play regarding… Continue Reading Lunch with Fergus Watt

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Watch Climate Change, Love, and Seniors Now

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Climate Change, Love, and Seniors

Tired of beating your head against the table when talking about climate change and climate action with the seniors in your life? Join us, April 30, 2024 at 1:00 ET for a webinar to learn how to communicate the urgency of our climate crisis and how we can most effectively affect change together from Dr. Louise Comeau. Dr.… Continue Reading Climate Change, Love, and Seniors

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New letter sent to PM and Party Leaders re: humanitarian crisis in Gaza

On March 18, the Board of Directors of the Group of 78 composed a letter addressed to Prime Minister Trudeau and to the political party leaders, requesting that the Government of Canada call for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza and for all forms of humanitarian support to be granted access to the afflicted areas. Read more of our… Continue Reading New letter sent to PM and Party Leaders re: humanitarian crisis in Gaza

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G78 sends a letter to the PM & three Ministers

The following open letter to Prime Minister Trudeau was approved by the Board of Directors of the Group of 78. It calls for an immediate ceasefire in the war in Gaza; increased humanitarian aid for the civilian population; an embargo on Canada’s military trade with Israel; the immediate restoration of funding to UNRWA; and the removal of barriers… Continue Reading G78 sends a letter to the PM & three Ministers

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Watch Corey Levine Webinar now

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Join us on February 20th for a webinar about the future of Afghan Women and Girls with human-rights advocate Corey Levine

Women in Afghanistan have had a journey in the past generation among the hardest of any group of people on earth. Corey Levine has been a witness to, and participant in, this arc of history. In this presentation, Corey will give a brief overview of her experiences over the past 22 years. She will outline the current context… Continue Reading Join us on February 20th for a webinar about the future of Afghan Women and Girls with human-rights advocate Corey Levine

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Unaffordable Housing: Market Failure or Market Success

Our first webinar of 2024 took place on January 25 and featured Ricardo Tranjan and David Macdonald of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives who discussed how housing is affected by markets. The webinar is now available for viewing on our YouTube channel.

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