Feb 02 2023


12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Tackling Homelessness in Winnipeg

Brian Bowman, former Mayor of Winnipeg
Betty Edel, Senior Director – Housing Supports, End Homelessness Winnipeg
Allison Fenske, Public Interest Law Centre
Azim Jiwa, Director – Corporate Compliance and Risk Management, Manitoba Housing
Jamil Mahmood, Executive Director, Main Street Project
Diana King, Taylor McCaffrey LLP

Every day we are reminded that many people in Winnipeg are experiencing homelessness.  The most recent street census found over 1,200 people in the city without homes.  Building on the CBA’s Tackling Homelessness Toolkit, our expert panelists will discuss the multi-faceted issues of homelessness and progressive tools and solutions available to local governments on the front lines.

Please RSVP (PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED) to the Manitoba Bar Association online at

At approximately 9:30am on Thursday, February 2, 2023 an email will be sent from the MBA advising you of the link that you will click on to join the Zoom video conference meeting.  So it will be important to register before 5:00pm on Wednesday, February 1, 2023.

Attendance at this MBA Section meeting can be applied towards your Law Society of Manitoba’s Continuing Professional Development requirement for a maximum of 1.5 hours.

The event is finished.