Vision, Mission & Values

Our Vision

A Nova Scotia where every individual is afforded an equal opportunity to enjoy a full and productive life.

Our Mission

To protect and promote a common standard of human rights for all Nova Scotians based on the inherent dignity, equality, and inalienable rights of every individual.

Our Values

The Human Rights Commission is committed to:

  • Accessibility
  • Accountability
  • Cultural Competency
  • Diversity
  • Fairness
  • Integrity
  • Public Good
  • Respect
  • Restorative Approaches
  • Trauma-informed Practices