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Enabling Accessibility in Communities- Funding Opportunity

July 10, 2014

The Community Accessibility Stream of the Enabling Accessibility Fund is designed to provide funding to eligible recipients for projects that improve accessibility in communities across Canada. Projects may include: renovating, retrofitting or constructing community facilities where programs or services are offered to people with disabilities; retrofitting motor vehicles used as community-based transportation; and, providing information […]

Comprehensive Review RFP

May 21, 2014

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Comprehensive Review of the Northwest Territories Human Rights Act The NWT Human Rights Commission is requesting proposals from qualified proponents to undertake a comprehensive review of the implementation of the NWT Human Rights Act and identify and recommend any necessary changes to the legislation and current processes. Sealed proposals addressed to Deborah […]

Human Rights and Social Condition

May 14, 2014

NWT Human Rights Commission encourages NWT organizations to ensure policies do not impact people specifically because of their Social Condition YELLOWKNIFE (May 14, 2014) – The Northwest Territories Human Rights Act (the Act) states that every individual is free and equal in dignity and human rights.  According to part 3 of the Act, the role […]

Win one of Six iPads in our Show & Tell Contest

March 31, 2014

Show and Tell: Your Vision of Human Rights in the NWT The NWT Human Rights Commission wants to learn about equality human rights in your community. Enter your image and story in one of four categories for a chance to win one 16 prizes and have your work showcased in print material promoting equality human […]

Visit Our New Facebook Page

October 31, 2013

The Northwest Territories Human Rights Commission has launched a new Facebook Page. We are working to build our membership during the month of November by posting images, videos and links to spark positive discussions on the topic of human rights. Like the NWT Human Rights Commission facebook page and join the conversation today!  

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