Human Rights in
Nova Scotia


The NS Human Rights Commission (HRC) 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

2016 Human Rights Awards Presented

December 12, 2016

Recipients of the 2016 Nova Scotia Human Rights Awards were honoured at a ceremony today, Dec.

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