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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

Our Resources

Get Funded

We've been funding Social and Environmental Justice Projects in Nova Scotia since 1990!
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Host an Event

Need to host an event? NSPIRG has materials and equipment available for use or loan.
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Read a Book!

Come check out our selections of books, magazines, reports, zines, and videos for loan.
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Get Connected

We're a hub to connect with other individuals, groups and resources focused on similar issues.
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Working Groups

We help you, students and non-students, get organized to address particular issues that matter to you! More »

What's new

Hiring: Outreach and Administration Coordinator

Posted on June 16, 2017

NSPIRG is Hiring!   The Nova Scotia Public Interest Research Group (NSPIRG), is now accepting applications for Outreach and Administrative Coordinator DEADLINE: Application deadline is Friday, June 30th, 5:00 PM. START DATE:  July 10th (approximate and flexible) Seeking: a passionate and energetic person to fill one of our two core coordinator positions in a busy […]

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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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Project Flamingo

Posted on May 18, 2017

Being able to imagine oneself as part of the story is one of the most rewarding aspects of reading. But for many, finding characters and stories that reflect their experiences is a challenge. We believe that every kid deserves to be part of the story! That is why NSPIRG, with the help of our friends at Flamingo […]

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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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