CASSA’s Blog

Pakistan Floods 2022

It was believed that the 2010 floods were one of the worst Pakistan had ever experienced, where around 20 million people were affected; at the time, they were known as the "superfloods.” Now, almost a decade later, Pakistan is, yet again, dealing with floods which are...

Barriers Facing Refugees in Canada

Written by: Yomna Omar  War, conflict, climate change, among other factors have been resulting in massive unprecedented displacement leaving behind millions of displaced and refugee persons. This has been witnessed all around the world, whether around the Middle East,...

Understanding of Toxic Masculinity and its Impact on Gender-Based Violence and Intimate Partner Violence in South Asian Communities in Canada

Over the years, CASSA has initiated a shift in its priorities to focus more on contemporary issues in South Asian communities. One of these priorities is addressing gender-based violence in the South Asian community. To address this priority, CASSA began a three-year...