Entries by Jody Paterson

Photos from our holiday feast!

Thank you to the many people who made our Dec. 19 holiday feast at Peers such a success. We have many people to thank: Rainbow Kitchen for hosting and preparing the meal; Thorn and Thistle for the beautiful flowers; Country Grocer Esquimalt for donating groceries;  and Saanich Baptist Church, the Zontas, and the Little Elves […]

Photos from our holiday feast!

Thank you to the many people who made our Dec. 19 holiday feast at Peers such a success. We have many people to thank: Rainbow Kitchen for hosting and preparing the meal; Thorn and Thistle for the beautiful flowers; Country Grocer Esquimalt for donating groceries;  and Saanich Baptist Church, the Zontas, and the Little Elves […]

Red Umbrella March: Dec 17

Join us Dec. 17 at the BC legislature for the Red Umbrella March to Victoria City Hall. Join sex workers and their allies in a march to say violence against sex workers must stop now! December 17th is the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers, also known as the Red Umbrella Day. On […]

Red Umbrella March: Dec 17

Join us Dec. 17 at the BC legislature for the Red Umbrella March to Victoria City Hall. Join sex workers and their allies in a march to say violence against sex workers must stop now! December 17th is the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers, also known as the Red Umbrella Day. On […]

Global anti-trafficking report finds victims left out of funding

The Global Alliance Against Trafficking in Women has released its annual report looking at how funds to combat trafficking are being used around the world. The summary and full report are available here but here are some highlights from the report: The majority of funding dedicated to anti-trafficking initiatives is spent in either prevention or […]