News from Canadian Human Rights Commission

The Canadian Human Rights Commission investigates and tries to settle complaints of discrimination in employment and in the provision of services within federal jurisdiction. The Commission is responsible for ensuring that federally regulated employers provide equal opportunities for employment to the four designated groups: women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities.

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Repair the erosion of human rights in Canada: CHRC

The Canadian Human Rights Commission has called on the new Parliament to repair the erosion of human rights in Canada, and to repeal legislation that promotes discrimination and prejudice.

Posted:
October 21, 2015

Canadian Human Rights Commission urges Canada to respect the rights of migrants and refugees in detention

The Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) is calling on Canada and other governments to improve access to justice for migrants and refugees.

Posted:
September 15, 2015