Right to Housing Forum

Turkish man dies after spending 47 years in a state hospital.

Abdullah Kozan, 70, has died after spending nearly half a century in a hospital in Turkey because he was ‘Homeless.”

How bigger is the homelessness and lack of affordable housing in this country?

Shouldn’t this be an election issue? ‪#‎homeless‬ lack of ‪#‎affordablehousing‬ in ‪#‎Canada‬ ‪#‎elxn42‬ ‪#‎cndpoli‬

Tune in tonight at 6.30 for a live streaming of affordable housing forum taking place at Ryerson University.

https://ryecast.ryerson.ca/33/live/1166.aspx (quick and easy registration required)

SPEAKERS:
Leilani Farha, United Nations Special Rapporteur on adequate housing
Alex Neve, Secretary General, Amnesty International Canada
Christa Big Canoe, Legal Advocacy Director, Aboriginal Legal Services of Toronto

COMMENTATORS:
Mike Creek, Working for Change
Cheyanne Ratnam, What’s The Map: Mobilizing Newcomer Homeless Youth

MODERATOR:
Angela Robertson, Central Toronto Community Health Centres

THIS EVENT IS FREE! ALL WELCOME!

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