Posts Tagged ‘ Advocacy Group ’

More French immersion spaces demanded by parents

April 12, 2013
More French immersion spaces demanded by parents

An advocacy group for French immersion education says there aren’t enough spots for students who want to learn French and they are asking the government to legislate better access. CBC | British Columbia News

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Province forms working group to mull leashing police dogs: Pivot Legal Society

March 23, 2013
Province forms working group to mull leashing police dogs: Pivot Legal Society

VANCOUVER – A legal advocacy group in B.C. says the province is considering rules that could leash police dogs. Global TV BC News

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B.C. forms working group to mull leashing police dogs: Pivot Legal Society

March 22, 2013

A legal advocacy group in B.C. says the province is considering rules that could leash police dogs. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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New report details cell phone horror stories

March 7, 2013
New report details cell phone horror stories

Advocacy group OpenMedia.ca has released a report that’s collected horror stories from people about mistreatment from their cell phone companies. The studies details nearly 3,000 stories that describe poor service, restrictive contracts and disrespect – mostly when it comes to the big three, Telus, Bell and Rogers. Some B.C. stories: a Victoria resident talks about [...]

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Deaths of more than 30 homeless in Victoria prompt call for coroner’s inquest

February 28, 2013

A University of Victoria advocacy group is asking for a coroner’s inquest into last summer’s increase in deaths among Victoria’s homeless community. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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