Sexual Violence New Brunswick (formerly FSAC)

The Organization: Our mission is: To provide information, support, and counselling to those affected by sexual violence (sexual assault, sexual harassment, child sexual abuse, and incest) and dating violence. To work towards the eradication of sexual violence. Our Anti-Oppression, Feminist-Based Framework: FSAC supports victims of all genders, and recognizes that sexual violence is a formContinue reading “Sexual Violence New Brunswick (formerly FSAC)”

Canadian Civil Liberties Association- Talk Rights

The Organization: The Canadian Civil Liberties Associations is an independent, nongovernmental organization which works in the courts, before legislative committees, in the classroom and in the streets to protect the rights and freedoms of Canadians as entrenched in the Constitution. The CCLA fights for the civil liberties, human rights, and democratic freedoms of all peopleContinue reading “Canadian Civil Liberties Association- Talk Rights”

Testimonial: PLEIS-NB

“This year I had the opportunity to work with Public Legal Education and Information Service of New Brunswick (PLEIS-NB) through Pro Bono Students Canada.  My role at PLEIS-NB as a Pro-Bono student allowed me the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and tasks. Through answering email and phone questions I was really ableContinue reading “Testimonial: PLEIS-NB”

Testimonial: Nature Trust of New Brunswick

“In my first year, I had the opportunity to volunteer with the Nature Trust of New Brunswick. I researched the legislation and regulations surrounding conservation easements in New Brunswick, and drafted a policy guide for the Nature Trust. This project was hugely beneficial to my legal education, as it gave me the opportunity to actuallyContinue reading “Testimonial: Nature Trust of New Brunswick”

PBSC Testimonial

“I have participated in PBSC for the past two years: my first year with the New Brunswick Departments of Public Safety and Justice; my second, with Nature Trust New Brunswick. My responsibilities each year included researching legal issues, preparing memorandums, meeting with the interested parties, and presenting my findings. In each year, I explored legalContinue reading “PBSC Testimonial”

Launch Event 2016

Launch Event 2016 PBSC-UNB launched the 2016/2017 projects on September 20th, 2016 at the Station in Fredericton. Beginning at 6:30, wine and light refreshments were served as guests arrived, followed by an address by Justice E. Thomas Christie of the Court of Queen’s Bench Saint John. Justice Christie, a graduate of Mt. Allison University (B.A.), Queen’s UniversityContinue reading “Launch Event 2016”

Canadian Civil Liberties Association – Rights Watch Blog

The Organization: The Canadian Civil Liberties Associations is an independent, nongovernmental organization which works in the courts, before legislative committees, in the classroom and in the streets to protect the rights and freedoms of Canadians as entrenched in the Constitution. The CCLA fights for the civil liberties, human rights, and democratic freedoms of all peopleContinue reading “Canadian Civil Liberties Association – Rights Watch Blog”