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Friends can be Different

November 1, 2014

Friends Can Be Different The NWT Human Rights Commission is pleased to announce a fall drawing challenge for children in kindergarten and elementary school. We are encouraging students to draw a picture of two friends holding hands and tell us how these individuals are different and why they are friends. Draw a picture of two […]

The NWT Human Rights Commission presents Award-Winning Hip-Hop Artist KASP

October 21, 2014

As part of their tenth anniversary celebrations, the NWT Human Rights Commission presents Rob “KASP” Sawan, an award-winning Aboriginal musician who will be giving motivational talks and performances to youth in communities across the NWT. KASP will be performing in the following communities: HAY RIVER at the Soaring Eagle Friendship Centre Monday, October 27 BEHCHOKO at the Cultural […]

We want to hear from you about Human Rights in the NWT.

September 19, 2014

Tell us what you think. The Human Rights Commission is undergoing a review. The review team is not part of the Commission and would like to hear from you about human rights in the NWT. The team is interested in hearing any comments or concerns you may have about equality human rights in the NWT. […]

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 […]

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