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!
March 28, 2013
The Canadian Association of Statutory Human Rights Agencies (CASHRA) urges the Government of Canada to work with Aboriginal peoples’ organizations to develop and implement a national action plan that would focus on addressing and preventing the root causes of violence against Aboriginal women and girls, including poverty and systemic discrimination. It further calls on the Government to establish an […]
December 19, 2012
On International Human Rights Day, the NWT Human Rights Commission organized a Noon Hour Talk on “Nasty Texts at Work“. If you are interested in learning more about this topic we encourage you to read the presentation materials distributed during the talk: Nasty Texts at Work Presentation If you have any questions about texting and workplace harassment […]
December 7, 2012
Human rights agencies across Canada are celebrating International Human Rights Day on Monday, December 10, 2012. For more information, please read the following news release: CASHRA news.
December 3, 2012
The Commission’s 2011-2012 Annual Report was tabled in the Legislative Assembly on October 24, 2012. The report outlines the Commission’s activities and provides statistics on the nature, number, and disposition of complaints during the 2011-2012 fiscal year.