New immigration programs for migrant caregivers ‘good news,’ KAIROS advocate says

By Joelle Kidd March 21, 2019 KAIROS Canada says it is “greatly encouraged” by new government of Canada pilot programs for migrant caregivers that promise an assured pathway to permanent residency for workers, which the justice organization in a statement called “good news for migrant caregivers.” On Feb. 23, 2019, the government of Canada announced … Continue reading “New immigration programs for migrant caregivers ‘good news,’ KAIROS advocate says”

Regional human trafficking consultations begin with Pickering event

The Rev. Rachel Carnegie, co-executive director of the Anglican Alliance, speaks at the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario consultation on human trafficking,which took place from April 10-13 in Pickering. Photo by Matt Gardner Regional human trafficking consultations begin with Pickering event By Matt Gardner April 19, 2018 Facebook Twitter email   Extreme poverty drives many Filipino … Continue reading “Regional human trafficking consultations begin with Pickering event”

Anglicans stand against Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion as project hits roadblocks

By Joelle Kidd April 26, 2018 National Indigenous Anglican Bishop Mark MacDonald, third from left, was among those who gathered to protest the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline at Westridge Marine Terminal in Burnaby, B.C., April 20. Photo: Christine Boyle   Local Anglican clergy and lay people and the National Indigenous Anglican Bishop are … Continue reading “Anglicans stand against Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion as project hits roadblocks”

World Day of Prayer 2018 focuses on climate change

By Tali Folkins March 2, 2018 Beth Lorimer, ecological justice program co-ordinator for KAIROS Canada, delivers a reflection at a service for World Day of Prayer 2018 at St. Andrew’s United Church, Toronto, Friday, March 2. Photo: Tali Folkins   Our exploitative attitude toward creation has separated us from God—but we can restore our relationship … Continue reading “World Day of Prayer 2018 focuses on climate change”