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International Women's Day 2017

The United Nations has set the theme for International Women's Day 2017 as "Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030." The Commissioners of the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission have prepared a video to acknowledge this day.  

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Challenging Canadians to Respond to the Quebec Attack

In conversations with faith, political, and cultural leaders in Saskatchewan, I heard a consistent and shared response to the attack on the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec (Islamic Cultural Centre of Quebec) in the Quebec City suburb of Ste. Foy. Without exception, that response has…

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Mr. Michael San Miguel Appointed as New SHRC Commissioner

The Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Michael San Miguel as a new Commissioner.  The Government of Saskatchewan made the 5-year term appointment on December 15, 2016 through an Order in Council. “Mr. San Miguel has shown that he understands…

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Reconciliation and Healing: Churches and the TRC Process Moving Forward

On January 19, the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission, in partnership with the First Nations University of Canada, held a speakers’ series event in Regina. At this event, Archbishop Donald Bolen (Archdiocese of Regina), and head of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops’…

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SHRC Recognizes Support of Mennonite Central Committee Saskatchewan

On January 14, Chief Commissioner David Arnot thanked Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) Saskatchewan Board Chair Dan Siebert, and past Board Chair Peter Guenther, for the MCC’s support of the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission’s work. In 2011, the Commission met with over 100…

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