Your Voice is a non-partisan voter education and motivation campaign aiming to inform Canadian Arabs across the country about their right and responsibility to vote, and encourage them to engage in the country's democratic process.
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Sep 10: Webinar - Canada’s Party Platform on Mideast Policy, Thur 10 Sept, 2015 - 8:00 PM. The Canadian-Arab Institute, in partnership with the National Council on Canada-Arab Relations, continue the webinar series with a special event on Canada’s Party Platform on Mideast Policy. This webinar will examine what the three major Canadian political parties, Conservatives, Liberals, and NDP, have posited about their future Mideast policies. Register HERE
Sep 17: Social Community Event - Leaders’ Debate Viewing, Thurs 17 Sept, 2015 - 7:00 PM. Let's meet at Mazaya (Dixie x Eglinton) to watch the televised Leaders' Debate that will take place a month before the October 19 Federal Election. This is the only confirmed debate (so far) where the leaders of the three main parties will be attending. The Your Voice team will be there with a commentary panel focusing specifically on Canadian Arab issues. Join us HERE
Sep 26: Panel discussion - Can our communities win the next election? Sat 26 Sept, 2015 - 3:00 PM. Campaign team will be in London Ontario for a community discussion panel. Details coming soon.
July 25-Jan.3 2016: The Canadian Arab Institute is proud to partner with the spectacular Aga Khan Museum in Toronto in promoting the art exhibit, Home Ground: Contemporary Art from the Barjeel Art Foundation. The exhibit will showcase the work of 12 Arab artists who “examine how private life is shaped by current political events,” through works in photography, installation, sculpture, painting, and more. The exhibit starts July 25 and will run until January 3, 2016.