Social Justice Connection is an independent organization providing education and advocacy about human rights, global poverty and inequality. Our vision is one of social justice, and of fairness and cooperation in a viable and sustainable world in which human rights are universally respected.
Educonnexion is our educational program, increasingly focused on human rights-based responsible global citizenship. Bringing together people who want to teach, learn and act as responsible global citizens, it seeks to empower people with the tools and skills to be informed, effective and inspired contributors to a connected and peaceful world.
SJC’s advocacy is focused on the need to respect international human rights standards in global finance.
For more than 25 years, The Upstream Journal has told the stories of communities facing poverty, oppression and marginalization with the goal of giving them, to the extent we could, a voice.
C'est la Journée mondiale de la justice sociale. "Si nous voulons créer de la prospérité durable, si notre objectif est de parvenir à l’amélioration du bien-être humain et à la justice sociale, tout en réduisant de manière significati...
Today it's the World Day of Social Justice. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights "makes clear that all people are entitled to a social and international order in which their rights and freedoms can be fully realized." (Photo of child labou...
CJS est heureux de faire partie de la Coalition pour les droits humains dans le développement.
In Russia, 12,000 women die every year from domestic violence. Here is Putin's response.
Global Witness has a new report on the murders of activists in Honduras, concluding that "the projects at the heart of conflicts are linked to the country’s rich and powerful elites, among them members of the political class" with the support of...
Resisting Trump's climate change denial, hundreds of US companies and investment firms call for their country to meet or exceed the Paris Agreement on climate change.
Note: Our name was changed in 2014. Social Justice Connection was known as The Social Justice Committee of Montreal from 1975 to 2014.