Events

Upcoming events:

October - December 31, 2017 -Youth Art at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport - For the Commission's 50th Anniversary, youth across Nova Scotia submitted works of art on what human rights means to them. Youth artwork will be displayed digitally  on screens at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport and seen by visitors and travellers from Nova Scotia, Canada and around the world.

November 23, 2017 - Gender Markers and ID Documents: A Community Consultation - The Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission and South House are partnering to hold a community consultation session about gender markers on ID documents. To find out more information and to RSVP (by November 9), please visit here.

December 8, 2017 - Celebrations for Human Rights Day and Nova Scotia Human Rights Awards- Stay tuned for more information on the celebrations for International Human Rights Day for the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission's 50th Anniversary year.

Past events:

October 18, 2017 - Reconciliation: Let's Start the Conversation

The Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre in collaboration with the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission is holding a community event to consult on developing a strategy on how the urban indigenous community and residents of Halifax can move forward together towards Reconciliation. This community collaboration session will be held at the Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. More information can be found here.