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Montreal

Cocktail dinatoire/Cocktail buffet - 40e Asso pour la Défense des Droits du Personnel Domestique ADDPD (AAFQ)/ARHW

Date and time

2017.11.16, 5:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Details

[English follows]

17:15 Mot de bienvenue : L'histoire de l'ADDPD/AAFQ en résumé
- Myriam Dumont-Robillard, avocate, membre - ADDPD/ARHW

17:40 Nouveau rapport de l'ADDPD : "Canada: L'Inconstitutionnalité des
politiques liant à l'employeur des cohortes de travailleurs (im)migrants
admis à titre de domestique (ou autre type d'occupation)"
- Nathalie Laflamme & Laurence Hortas-Laberge, membres - ADDPD/ARHW

17:50 L'ADDPD en action: Vers un recours constitutionnel visant l'abolition des éléments quasi-esclavagistes du règlement fédéral sur l'immigration
- Eugénie Depatie-Pelletier, Présidente - ADDPD/ARHW

18:50 Mot de la fin: Une mobilisation nécessaire de la commauté (légale) pour assurer le retrait des obstacles administratifs à l'exercise par les domestiques de leurs droits au Qc/Canada
- Hannah Deegan, avocate, Défense collective des droits, ADDPD

19:00 Cocktails & musique pour célébrer ensemble les 40 ans de lutte pour la défense des droits des domestiques!

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5:15 PM Welcoming Remarks: A Brief History of the ADDPD/ARHW
- Myriam Dumont-Robillard, Lawyer, member - ADDPD/ARHW

5:40 PM ADDPD/ARHW's New Report "Canada: The Unconstitutionality of
Policies Tying to Employer Cohorts of (Im)Migrant Workers Legally
Admitted as Caregiver (or in Another Occupation)"
- Nathalie Laflamme & Laurence Hortas-Laberge, members - ADDPD/ARHW
5:50 PM The ADDPD/ARHW in Action: Preparing to Challenge in Court the Constitutionality of Canadian Employer-Tying Policies
- Eugénie Depatie-Pelletier, President - ADDPD/ARHW

6 :50 PM Concluding Remarks: The Need for the (Legal) Community to Join Forces
in order to Ensure the Abolition by the Courts of Regulatory and Policy Obstacles to (Im)migrants Workers’ Exercise of Fundamental Rights
- Hannah Deegan, Lawyer, 'Collective Defense of Rights' Project Coordinator

7:00 PM Cocktails & Music to Celebrate 40 years of Battle for Justice for Domestic Workers!

Cost

Free

Venue

McGill Thomson House Ballroom

City

Montreal

Country

Canada

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Economic sectors

Occupations in services - Domestic work

Target groups

(Im)migrants workers, Public awareness, Researchers, Unions, and NGOs/community groups/solidarity networks

Geographical focuses

Quebec

Languages

French and English