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Recent developments, news and resources relating to the study of human rights in Canada. Includes research funding, institutes, conferences and more.

Canada’s newest national museum, and the first national museum located outside of Ottawa, is dedicted to human rights. The Canadian Museum for Human Rights opened its doors in September 2014.

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Conferences

Stay up to date on the latest conferences on human rights (with a particular focus on Canada and history).

Resources


The readings lists available on this site deal with a range of topics from human rights to biographies and specific events.


Human Rights Activism

Human Rights Activism

Documents relating to Canadian human rights and civil liberties...
Human Rights Law

Human Rights Law

Landmark court cases in Canada’s human rights history, including early hu...
October Crisis

October Crisis

Documents regarding the federal government’s use of the War M...
Gouzenko

Gouzenko

Documents relating to the defection of Igor Gouzenko, the RCMP...
Statutes and Declarations

Statutes and Declarations

Major federal and provincial human rights statutes and international...
Jewish Labour Committee

Jewish Labour Committee

Few social movement organizations can equal the impact of the...
Special Joint Committee on the Constitution

Special Joint Committee on the Constitution

The Special Joint Committee on the Constitution (1980-81) was...