Children First Canada Second Session of Young Canadians' Parliament

Children First Canada Second Session of Young Canadians' Parliament

Children First Canada is following up on their launch of the Young Canadians' Parliament (YCP), with a second session on 23 July, 2020!
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VALERIE STEEVES ON CSA ADVISORY PANEL ON AI AND PRIVACY

VALERIE STEEVES ON CSA ADVISORY PANEL ON AI AND PRIVACY

eQ’s Valerie Steeves has joined a Canadian Standards Association advisory panel on a research project that CSA is undertaking concerning AI and Child Privacy.
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Participants Reflect on #DisconnectChallenge

Participants Reflect on #DisconnectChallenge

Three participants in the ATA and eQuality's #DisconnectChallenge Alberta joined Edmonton AM's Mark Connolly to reflect upon their experiences with the Disconnect Challenge.
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VALERIE STEEVES TO DELIVER THE CHAMBERLAIN LECTURE

VALERIE STEEVES TO DELIVER THE CHAMBERLAIN LECTURE

eQ’s Valerie Steeves will be presenting The Chamberlain Lecture at York University on March 17th.
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Panel on Coronavirus, Human Rights, and Social Media at the University of Ottawa

Panel on Coronavirus, Human Rights, and Social Media at the University of Ottawa

A panel discussion focused on the the ways in which social media has been spreading misinformation about the corona virus, and the resulting increase in racism.
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Featured Content

You Are What We Make You

The ever-increasing level of corporate surveillance of the networked environment is perhaps best highlighted by the use of algorithms that are designed to collate a vast amount data fro...

Art Exchange

With surveillance, harassment, and issues of inequality online seemingly ever on the rise, The eQuality Project sought to develop a platform that would allow young people to respond. In 2018, eQuality...

Cashing In: The Invisible Machine

Everything that is posted online on social media platforms such as Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook can be, and frequently is collected, sorted, and inserted into algorithms designed to sort ...

2018 – 2019 eQuality Annual Report

Here you will find the most recent eQuality Annual Report! The Report details our activities over the past year, such as: new research, presentations, outreach projects, educational modules, and work ...

eQuality Resources

Research Projects

The eQuality Project is dedicated to the creation of new knowledge about young people’s use of networked spaces, with special emphasis of privacy and equality issues. Our research projects aim to high...
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Policy Interventions

Youth privacy continues to be digital policy issue, and the eQuality team is dedicated to the contributing to directly impacting policy-creation through the development and dissemination of new knowle...
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Resources

eQuality is dedicated to the creation of policy and educational outreach modules in order to better protect youth privacy in networked spaces. We work closely with our community and education partners...
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Media

The eQuality Project has created numerous media resources under the Project’s Research Projects, Policy Interventions, and School &Community Resources streams. by following the links, you wi...
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Latest Posts

22
Jul

Education, as it used to be

By Robert Porter & Sarah Keeshan A lone university professor walks across an emphatically deserted university campus: his casual shorts dissonant under a more formal button-down shirt and ...
20
Feb

Disconnecting

By Hannah Kurosu When I was in 5th grade, my parents took me sailing around the Pacific. I did not have much say in the matter as my parents decided we’d go on this adventure before I was even bor...

Our Partners

-Alberta Teachers’ Association
-Canadian Centre for Gender & Sexual Diversity
-Canadian Race Relations Foundation
-Canadian Teachers’ Federation
-Canadian Women’s Foundation
-Centre for Law, Technology and Society
-Egale Canada Human Rights Trust
-Government of Alberta
-Human Rights Research and Education Centre
Media Smarts: Canada's Centre for Digital and Media Literacy
-MediaSmarts
-Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres
-Ottawa Coalition To End Violence Against Women
-Status of Women Canada
-UNICEF Canada
-Vanier Institute of the Family
-YWCA Canada