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Listen to CBC Radio Metro Morning UN Recognition interview, June 12, 2017


Watch the CTV 160 Girls UN Recognition interview, June 9, 2017

Watch the UN 160 Girls Recognition Panel, June 9, 2017 (160 Girls team starts at the 39 minute mark, and audio starts at the 2 minute mark)

See the 160 Girls Update from Kenya – CTV News, March 23, 2017

“Kenyan Girls’ Quest For Justice Realized” article – Torstar, March 12, 2017
(click to download PDF)

Canadian High Commissioner to Kenya Sara Hradecky Remarks at the 160 Girls Justice Club Nairobi Launch, February 27, 2017
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See the 160 Girls Anthem in action

CEO of e² appointed to the Order of Canada – Governor General of Canada November 15, 2016 Media Release (click to download PDF)

Kenya National Police Services Inspector General 160 Girls Training Opening Speech, August 17, 2016
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“An Agent of Justice for Human Rights Victims”, Queen’s Law Report, 2016 (click to download PDF)

Fiona Sampson, e² CEO, wins Women of Distinction Award for 2015

Malawi corroboration challenge filing article – Thomson Reuters, November 25, 2015 (click to download PDF)

e² and Fiona Sampson, CEO, Receive the Lewis Perinbam Award, January, 2015 (click to download PDF)

“Victory” as Kenya police jail child rapists after court order – Reuters Article, December 4, 2014 (click to download PDF)

The Equality Effect Wins the Clifford Chance Access to Justice Award (click to download PDF)

160 Girls Kenya Police Training in Canada – Globe And Mail, October 30, 2014 (click to download PDF)

Listen to CBC Radio’s interview with members of the “160 Girls” Kenyan Police Training Team on The Current, October 16, 2014


Canadian Lawyer Magazine “Top 25 Most Influential 2014 ” article, August 2014 – includes e² E.D. Fiona Sampson (click to download PDF)

ELLE “Little Voices, Big Message” Article, March 2014 (click to download PDF)

Law Times “African Project’s Success an Example of Why We Went to Law School”, February 2014 (click to download PDF)

160 Girls Malawi Article – Globe and Mail 2014-01-11 (click to download PDF)

Kenya 160 Girls Victory – National Post, May 31, 2013 (click to download PDF)

Kenya 160 Girls Victory – New York Times, June 4, 2013 (click to download PDF)

Kenya 160 Girls Victory – Globe And Mail, May 29, 2013 (click to download PDF)

Good Governance Africa Article, August 1, 2013 (click to download PDF)

Global Justice Centre Blog On Kenya 160 Girls Victory, June 11, 2013 (click to download PDF)

Canadian Lawyer Magazine Aug 2013 – Jennifer Koshan (click to download PDF)

The Guardian calls the “160 Girls” project a “feisty tale of hope”, December 4, 2012 (click to download PDF)

Listen to CBC’s As It Happens report on the filing of the “160 Girls” case in Kenya, October 11, 2012


Montreal Gazette: “Canadian-African partnership 160 Girls trying to put an end to rape in Kenya”, September 27, 2012 (click to download PDF)

The Toronto Star: “Toronto encounter leads to legal battle on behalf of Kenyan child rape victims”, October 10, 2012 (click to download PDF)

The Nation (from Kenya): “Rape victims demand cases probed afresh”, October 12, 2012 (click to download PDF)

Listen to CBC’s radio coverage of 160 Girls on The Current, June 20, 2012


Juxtapoz article features “Swoon” and The Equality Effect partnership (click to download PDF)

Globe and Mail “160 Girls” editorial, June 12, 2012 (click to download PDF)

Canadian Lawyers Abroad

Globe and Mail Article

The Women’s Court of Canada – Report from Kenya

CBC T.V.’s “The National” features the equality effect’s “160 Girls” project: The National coverage

Amnesty International

CBC Radio documentary “The New Revolutionaries” featuring the equality effect, October 3, 2011.
(click here to Listen Now)

Fasken Martineau -Womens Networking Initiative Update article – “Canadians help fight for defiled girls in Kenya”

The Continuum, Osgoode Hall Magazine, Equality Effect article (click to download PDF)

“160 Girls” Chatelaine magazine article, September, 2011 (click to download PDF)



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