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Who are we?

We are a non-partisan network of volunteers working together across Canada to advocate at local, national and international levels for the human rights of grandmothers, vulnerable children and youth of sub-Saharan Africa.

What do we do?

  • We educate to raise public awareness and invite engagement.
  • We advocate to influence national and global policy-makers.
  • We partner with like-minded organizations to amplify our voices and increase our impact.

Current GRAN campaigns in support of the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals:

  • Health:  Ensuring access to affordable life-saving medicines.  [Read more...]

  • Education:  Improving access to quality education for all.  [Read more…]

  • Gender-Equality:  Working to end violence against women and girls.  [Read more…]

 

We invite you to join us.

 [Click here for more information on how you can get involved.]

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Canada Pushing for Debt Relief for Africa

May 20, 2020

It is encouraging to see this report about Canada's leadership on debt relief and to learn of the government's plans to respond to the UN global appeal for contributions to help fight the... Read more

Protecting Girls during COVID-19

May 13, 2020

The impact of COVID 19 on adolescent girls in Africa is likely to have devastating long term effects.  The pandemic will exacerbate the inequalities already faced by young girls.  Read the... Read more

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