NL Human Rights Award
Deadline for nominations is October 31st

Protecting human rights is an important goal for every individual and for society as a whole. In the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Human Rights Act sets out rules that ensure the protection of individuals from discrimination and harassment.

The Human Rights Commission staff work hard to ensure compliance with human rights laws. The Commission also works to help the public gain a better understanding of the importance of protecting all people from violations of their human rights.

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Events

07.06.2015
Commission releases new guidelines regarding the use of service animals, age-based discrimination in employment and sexual harassment in the workplace.

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06.22.2015 - 06.23.2015


The Relevant and Current Human Rights Commission - 2015 CASHRA Conference

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10.07.2014
We are now on Twitter!

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08.25.2014
Updated guidelines regarding gender identity and gender expression

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06.11.2014 - 06.12.2014


Accommodation Works! Toward a More Inclusive Society - 2014 CASHRA Conference.

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