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 ! Cette année, l'accent est mis sur “Mouvements de travailleurs: En quête de la justice sociale.” Ils sont 150 millions de travailleurs migrants que compte la planète, dont beaucoup sont en b...
So how well do you think is Oxfam GB handling its sex abuse problem, based on the comments of its chief executive?
Unilever is the first consumer goods company to make the sources of its palm oil public. This transparency is a welcome step in an area of production filled with abuse.
Some good news! Uzbekistan is making progress in human rights following the death of the dictator Karimov in 2016.
Agribusiness overtook mining and extractives as the sector associated with the most attacks on environmental activists in 2017. The safety of human rights defenders needs to be a key factor in investment decisions.
Note: Our name was changed in 2014. Social Justice Connection was known as The Social Justice Committee of Montreal from 1975 to 2014.