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GRAN Working Groups

This page contains resources to help guide GRAN's Working Groups.  Please see the Resources box below for policy documents and forms.  [Still under construction.  Stay tuned!

GRAN's Working Groups are made up of GRAN volunteers from across the country.  The members meet regularly via teleconference or video call, research specific issues, identify advocacy goals and strategies, and work with other civil society organizations whose goals align with ours.  Currently, GRAN's active Working Groups include:

  • Access to Medicines
  • Education
  • Ending Violence Against Women
  • Mining Justice
  • Climate Strategy
  • The Hill Team [based in Ottawa]
  • Convention on the Rights of Older Persons "Watch" Group 

World Refugee Day - It's Her Turn

Jun 17, 2020

June 20th marks World Refugee Day. For millions of women and girls among the world’s ever-growing refugee population, education remains an aspiration, not a reality.  In Africa, COVID-19 is... Read more

The Pandemic is a Reminder

Jun 11, 2020

"The pandemic is a reminder of the intimate and delicate relationship between people and planet. Any efforts to make our world safer are doomed to fail unless they address the critical interface... Read more

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