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Jun 03, 2019, 10:00 ET Beyond prejudice, communicate differently: the Commission launches the call for nominations for the 2019 Rights and Freedoms Award

MONTRÉAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse launches today the call for nominations for the 2019 Rights and Freedoms Award. The theme...


Dec 21, 2018, 11:13 ET An investigation regarding Inuit youth hosted at the CIUSSS de l'Ouest-de-l'île-de-Montréal is launched

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 21, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Considering the nature of information brought to its attention, the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse has launched an...


Aug 31, 2018, 12:00 ET KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples Event: The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse presents the "Indigenous Peoples: Fact and Fiction" space

QUÉBEC, Aug. 31, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - As part of the event KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples, the Interim President of the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse has opened...


Jun 01, 2018, 10:00 ET Honouring innovation and creativity for human rights: call for nominations for the 2018 Rights and Freedoms Award now open

MONTREAL, June 1, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission de droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse has launched today the call for nominations for the 2018 Rights and Freedoms Award. The...


Dec 07, 2017, 11:20 ET 2017 Rights and Freedoms Award: the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse announces the recipients of the Award dedicated to the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 7, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The 2017 Rights and Freedoms Award will be presented to eight initiatives that have promoted the recognition and respect of Indigenous peoples rights throughout...


Aug 09, 2017, 09:30 ET Rights and Freedoms Award 2017 on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Call for Nominations

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 9, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The call for nominations of the 2017 Rights and Freedoms Award, dedicated to the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and presented by the Commission des droits de la...


Dec 08, 2016, 18:35 ET 2016 Rights and Freedom Award: The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse celebrates the contribution of Annie Pullen Sansfaçon and her daughter Olie Pullen

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 8, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse today presented its 2016 Rights and Freedom Award to Annie Pullen Sansfaçon and her...


Jun 08, 2016, 10:14 ET Call for nominations: the Rights and Freedoms Award highlights social and economic rights

MONTRÉAL, June 8, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The call for nominations of the Rights and Freedoms Award 2016, presented by the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse, is now...


May 16, 2016, 06:00 ET The Fight for Equality - A Thousand Challenges: Human Rights Specialists Are Meeting in Montréal !

MONTRÉAL, May 16, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse will be hosting the 2016 Canadian Association of Statutory Human Rights Agencies (CASHRA)...


May 11, 2016, 13:29 ET Out-of-court settlement in a pregnancy-based discrimination case

MONTRÉAL, May 11 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Further to a complaint filed by Ms. Kelly Martin against Desma inc., a company operating in doors and windows, the Commission des droits de la personne et des...


Feb 25, 2016, 10:00 ET "The Fight for Equality - A Thousand Challenges": Unveiling of the CASHRA 2016 Annual Conference Program

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 25, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse will be hosting the 2016 Canadian Association of Statutory Human Rights Agencies (CASHRA)...


Jan 14, 2016, 09:30 ET A majority of Quebecers support the key principles of the Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms, according to a new survey

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 14, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Forty years after its adoption, a majority of Quebecers consider that the Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms benefits everyone and not only minority groups or ...


Jul 09, 2015, 11:00 ET The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse releases its comments on youth protection interventions regarding children of the Lev Tahor community

MONTRÉAL, July 9, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The youth protection interventions regarding children of the Lev Tahor community were marked by a lack of consultation and coordination of all concerned...


Jun 26, 2015, 10:51 ET The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse marks the 40th anniversary of the Québec Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms

MONTRÉAL, June 26, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - It will be 40 years tomorrow, that the National Assembly unanimously adopted the Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms, a fundamental law that transformed Québec....


Jun 17, 2015, 11:31 ET « Une Charte, mille combats » - Call for nominations - 40th anniversary of the Québec Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms: Only a few days left to submit a nomination

MONTRÉAL, June 17, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - In order to mark the 40th anniversary of the adoption of the Québec Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms, the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits ...


Apr 14, 2015, 09:14 ET 40th anniversary of the Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms - Nominations now open: the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse to honour 40 human rights defenders in Québec

MONTRÉAL, April 14, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse is launching a special project to honour 40 human rights defenders to mark the 40th...


Nov 20, 2014, 09:55 ET 2014 Rights and Freedoms Award: the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse recognizes Equitas' exceptional leadership in the promotion of the rights of children and youth

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse will present its 2014 Rights and Freedoms Award to Equitas – International Centre for...


Oct 14, 2014, 10:00 ET 2014 Rights and Freedom Award - Equitas - International Centre for Human Rights Education to be honoured

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse will present its 2014 Rights and Freedoms Award to Equitas - International Centre for...


Jun 12, 2014, 12:00 ET Rights and Freedoms Award: only a few days left to submit a candidacy to recognize an individual or organization's significant contribution to the advancement of youth rights

MONTREAL, June 12, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Do you know someone or a group actively promoting and defending youth rights in Québec? Do you want their work publicly recognized? There are only a few days...


Jun 10, 2014, 10:00 ET Join the conversation! - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse is on the social media

MONTREAL, June 10, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - You can now follow the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and YouTube. "It's very...


Jun 02, 2014, 09:54 ET American Sign Language and LSQ online videos launched

MONTRÉAL, June 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse, as part of disability awareness week, launched today a series of videos in Québec Sign...


Apr 16, 2014, 10:00 ET Rights and Freedoms Award: Promoting Youth Rights Excellence

MONTREAL, April 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse is pleased to announce the call for nomination for the Rights and Freedoms Award which is ...


Dec 10, 2013, 11:30 ET 2013 Rights and Freedoms Prize: Steve Foster of the Conseil québécois LGBT to be honoured

MONTREAL, Dec. 10, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse will award its 2013 Rights and Freedoms Prize to Steve Foster, in recognition for...


Nov 06, 2013, 10:02 ET 2013 Rights and Freedoms Prize - Steve Foster of the Conseil québécois LGBT to be honoured

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 6, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse will award its 2013 Rights and Freedoms Prize to Steve Foster, in recognition for his...


Sep 19, 2013, 17:42 ET The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse takes stock of the year 2012-2013

MONTREAL, Sept. 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse's annual report was tabled today at the National Assembly. "This report outlines the...