Grants Awarded 2017-18 to November 2017

Legal Research and Law Reform

 

ALBERTA CIVIL LIBERTIES RESEARCH CENTRE

Legal research and education on civil liberties and human rights

Strategic Planning Workshop

 

$624,300

$6,897

ALBERTA LAW REFORM INSTITUTE

Research into law and the administration of justice and proposing law reform

 

$828,000

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Legislative Review Officer – assists the Committee to review all bills prior to first reading and summarize bills passing through the Legislature

 

$15,000

CANADIAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR LAW AND THE FAMILY

Legal research, education and publication activities

 

$470,724

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CENTRE

Environmental Bill of Rights Project

Climate Change Project

Habitat Protection Project

 

$116,765

$117,580

$102,730

Public Legal Education

 

ALBERTA WORKERS’ HEALTH CENTRE

Work Plays Program – dramatic presentations to school audiences about Employment and Workplace Health and Safety law

 

$194,000

CALGARY CHINESE COMMUNITY SERVICE ASSOCIATION

Law & Advocacy Project

 

$75,470

CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION, ALBERTA

Law Day 2018 – partial funding for public legal education events held across the province

 

$35,700

LEGAL RESOURCE CENTRE

Print and web-based public legal education and information resources; legal referrals and presentations to the public

 

$588,000

PORTAGE COLLEGE, LAC LA BICHE

Provision of public legal education workshops

 

$67,885

WORKERS’ RESOURCE CENTRE

Public Legal Education Program

Case Work Program

 

$85,347

$160,458

Community and Student Legal Assistance

 

CENTRAL ALBERTA LEGAL CLINIC FOUNDATION

Medicine Hat Legal Help Centre Project

 

$80,315

CROWSNEST PASS WOMEN’S RESOURCE AND CRISIS CENTRE

Legal information, support and referral services

 

$21,850

EDMONTON COMMUNITY LEGAL CENTRE

Volunteer lawyer clinic services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education, information and referral; related administration costs

Grande Prairie Legal Guidance (volunteer lawyer clinic services; information and referral; public legal education)

Family Law Project (volunteer lawyer clinic services; follow-up legal advice and representation; public legal education)

Family Law Booklets Printing Project

Moving costs Project

 

$1,370,894

 

$66,967

 

$470,535

 

$8,312

$159,028

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, CALGARY

Calgary Adult and Youth Court Program – information, referral and support to persons in Adult and Youth Criminal Courts in Calgary

Regional Court Project – information, referral and support to persons in Adult and Youth Criminal Courts in regions surrounding Calgary

 

$119,082

 

$71,309

ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY, EDMONTON

Edmonton Adult Court program – information, referral and support to persons in Edmonton Provincial Court;

Edmonton Youth Court Program – information, referral and support to persons in Edmonton Youth and Family Court;

Volunteer lawyer clinic at the Edmonton Institution for Women;

Satellite Court #1 program in St Albert, Stony Plain and Morinville; and

Satellite Court #2 program in Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park

Satellite Court #3 project in Wetaskiwin, Camrose and Ponoka

Satellite Court #4 project in Red Deer

 

$310,593

 

 

 

 

 

 

$74,200

$64,136

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, FACULTY OF LAW

Indigenous Law Students Association Speaker Series

 

$9,745

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, FACULTY OF LAW, PRO BONO STUDENTS CANADA

Funding for student coordination of volunteer programs

 

$31,290

WOMEN’S CENTRE OF CALGARY

Legal Clinic Volunteer Coordinator

 

$37,797

 





























 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 








































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