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An important part of the Commission’s mandate involves public education, community engagement and promotion of human rights in Nova Scotia.

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Statement: Commission Condemns Discrimination Mar 31, 2021

In light of recent events that have prompted calls for action from community, the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission wants to reiterate its condemnation of anti-Black, anti-Indigenous, and anti-Asian racism.

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Introducing: Mi’kmaq/Indigenous Education Officer Feb 03, 2021

The Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission would like to introduce you to our  Mi’kmaq/Indigenous Education Officer. Tanaysha Sack works out of  Membertou, Cape Breton.

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Message from the Chair: African Heritage Month Feb 01, 2021

February marks African Heritage Month in Canada and provides many opportunities for us to enrich our understanding of Black and African Nova Scotian culture and history.

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