Human Rights in Nova Scotia

The Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission is committed to actively engaging and working with all Nova Scotians and our diverse communities to address issues of discrimination by effectively advancing equity and dignity, fostering positive and respectful relationships, and protecting human rights.

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Adjudicators Appointed to Inquiry Roster Apr 18, 2024

Five Nova Scotia lawyers have been appointed to a board of inquiry adjudicator roster for human rights cases. Another five have been re-appointed.

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Get Involved: Access Awareness Week 2024 Apr 15, 2024

Access Awareness Week Nova Scotia takes place May 26 – June 1 this year.

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Transgender Day of Visibility Mar 28, 2024

Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV) is celebrated annually on March 31 to honor transgender and gender-diverse people, raise awareness about the barriers they face, and celebrate their contributions to society.

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