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    Link Research with Action for Social and Environmental Justice

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    Fund grassroots community and campus projects

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    Advocate for human rights and equality

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    Like to get dirty and help grow greener cities

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    Support students wanting to make a difference

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    Speak out against oppression in all its forms

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We've been funding Social and Environmental Justice Projects in Nova Scotia since 1990!
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Working Groups

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What's new

Emergency Hijab Kit Campaign Launch

Posted on November 17, 2017

NSPIRG and DSU have teamed up  to supply campus with Emergency Hijab Kits. In recognizing the increased incidences of violence towards Women of Colour on campuses across the country, we’ve created these kits so that anyone who has their headdress targeted can quickly get access to a replacement. Kits include fabric and pins, along with […]

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NSPIRG: Recommendations and Demand to Uphold Fundamental Principles

Posted on October 23, 2017

Given the disparity in both process and outcome that have historically occurred (and threatens to continue as such), between complaints brought against students under the Code of Student Conduct, it is clear that the policy and University approach to such matters are flawed.  In an institution where critical dialogue and freedom of expression are viewed […]

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Windpool Community Garden Project

Posted on June 14, 2017

Local organizers have decided to claim space at the former site of St Pats High School, at the corner of Quinpool Road and Windsor Street! We’d love for you to get involved! Our goal is to create a community-built garden space for folks to utilize and enjoy, to show the city that sustainable, environmentally-focused initiatives […]

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About NSPIRG

We are a non-partisan, not-for-profit organization. We operate independently as levied societies of the Dalhousie and University of King's College Students Unions. Our mandate is to link research with action for social and environmental justice within an anti-oppression framework. Read More »

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Dalhousie Student Union Building   6136 University Avenue, Room B24 – Halifax NS B3H 4J2
NSPIRG would like to acknowledge our office is located on ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People

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