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Mediation Achieves Resolution For Transgender Woman's Complaint

The Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission (SHRC) is pleased to announce that a mediated settlement has been achieved in a complaint of discrimination based on sex/gender.  On April 21, 2013 a business owner infringed Section 12 of The Saskatchewan Human Rights Code by denying a transgender woman…

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CHRC marks 35 years of protecting Canadians' rights

On September 7, 1978, the Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) opened its doors for the first time. Since then, individuals or groups who believe they have suffered discrimination based on any of the grounds in the Canadian Human Rights Act have come to the CHRC on more than 35,000 occasions…

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Achieving Equivalent, Comparable, and Accessible Public Transportation in the City of Regina: A Report to Stakeholders

In the fall of 2012, the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission (SHRC) received intake inquiries articulating perceived systemic discrimination relating to transportation services provided to persons with disabilities in the City of Regina. In order to determine the scope of these concerns, the…

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Human Rights in Saskatchewan

It's the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission's job to discourage and eliminate discrimination. It does that in three ways:

  • Investigates complaints of discrimination
  • Promotes and approves equity programs
  • Educates people about human rights law in Saskatchewan

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