Racialized communities strategy

About the strategy

Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) has committed to developing a multi-year, multi-faceted, province-wide racialized

communities strategy that will build upon the services and supports that LAO already has in place.


News item (graphic shows illustration of a newspaper)

CBC: Ontario to begin collecting data on students’ race, ethnicity, hoping to boost achievement

The provincial government will begin collecting and analyzing data on the ethnicity of students in an attempt to improve school achievement.

The move was announced today by Education Minister Mitzie Hunter as just one part of the province’s new equity action plan.

Source: CBC (article available in English only)