Canadian Museum for Human Rights - Media Accreditation for Opening Ceremonies

Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CNW Group/Canadian Museum for Human Rights)

NOTICE TO EDITORS/PRODUCERS:

WINNIPEG, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) will hold its inaugural events the weekend of September 19th through 21st.

Media accreditation is required for access to secure media areas for the Official Opening Ceremonies on Friday, September 19, 2014, media preview tours, public tours and premium sight lines for the Canadian Concert for Human Rights on Saturday, September 20th.

To access these opportunities all media representatives must be accredited by CMHR and obtain a Media Accreditation ID card.

Please email accreditation@humanrights.ca to request an application.

An electronic photograph (jpg or gif format – 300 dpi) must be included for each individual seeking accreditation. 

Freelance photographers/journalists will be required to provide an electronic version of a signed letter from their employer on company letterhead attesting to their assignment during the application process.

The deadline to apply for accreditation is Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

Once approved, an email identifying the date, time and location for pickup of media accreditation packages will be issued to the editor/producer and journalist/photographer. 

SOURCE Canadian Museum for Human Rights

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For further information: Sheri Glugosh, 204.289.2114, accreditation@humanrights.ca