Monthly Archives:: June 2020

Black Lives Matter.

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Grand Challenges Canada commits to being part of the solution. Ten years ago, we committed to supporting people who were not getting the opportunity to bring their world-changing ideas to life. Now, we recommit to further decolonize our approaches, amplify Black voices, and confront racism or discrimination within our organization and in our external interactions.

OPTions Hackathon: Inspiring new safe abortion methods

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Access to safe abortion is fundamental to advancing gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls. More than 25 million unsafe abortions occur annually, 97 percent of which occur in low- and middle-income countries. The right to choose when, and if, to have a child affects women’s and girls’ ability to pursue education, build […]