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.
Violence against Sengwer people increases despite concerns raised by UN human rights experts just days ago.
There is a lot of optimism that this new ombudsperson office will be helpful and effective. Kudos to our fellow organizations in the CNCA for their hard work on this!
Ce bon résultat a été obtenu grâce à l'énorme travail réalisé par les ONGs, comme le Réseau canadien sur la reddition de compte des entreprises (et oui, CJS est membre!)
Nous avons perdu un grand homme. Goodbye Pops, who helped so many people of the streets of Montreal.
En 2017, au moins 3.116 migrants sont morts ou disparus en tentant de traverser la Méditerranée pour rejoindre l'Europe.
"Peasants and other rural peoples around the world suffer from extreme poverty, hunger, and discrimination—and the situation is getting worse."
Note: Our name was changed in 2014. Social Justice Connection was known as The Social Justice Committee of Montreal from 1975 to 2014.