VoirDire has established a partnership with Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival (Hot Docs), North America’s most respected documentary film festival. In 2018, they jointly launched the Hot Docs for Continuing Professional Education program for the delivery of professional education in movie theatres across North America. This initiative premiered with the screening of the original film Collared before a sold-out audience of 600 professionals. Many UDocs CPD/CPE programs are developed in collaboration with Hot Docs key creative partner.
PRO BONO SOCIAL MANDATE
UDocs provides complimentary Pro Bono programs to legal and business professionals as well as aspiring professionals (university students). Visual legal advocacy is a vital part of UDocs’ legal and business education offering. Pro Bono programs support the UDocs Social Mission Mandate to provide continuing professional development (CPD) to advance the rule of law, professional ethics, social and environmental justice and corporate social responsibility, access to justice, human rights, equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI), wellness and mental health.