Partners for Human Rights

Partners for Human Rights is a not-for-profit committee composed up of Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission staff and representatives of organizations and community groups dedicated to working towards respectful and inclusive communities.

Partners for Human Rights organizes events to promote racial harmony and awareness of human rights issues in the community. The group helps to coordinate an annual event for International Human Rights Day on December 10th and encourages recognition of International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on March 21. The group also supports the Commission in the administration of the Nova Scotia Human Rights Awards.