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2019 Employment Equity Targets

The Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission is pleased to provide businesses, employers, and all interested stakeholders with the latest employment targets for four designated equity groups. These targets reflect the ideal workforce representation of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, people with…

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Citizenship Education at Chief Whitecap School

Last week, CBC Saskatoon was at Chief Whitecap School to talk to students about diversity, inclusion, racism, and bringing together Indigenous and non-Indigenous cultures in the classroom. During the visit, CBC spoke to a Grade 4 student about Citizenship Education. Here is what he had to say:

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Actions Speak Louder Than Words For Victims Of Hate

On the evening of March 14, 2019, the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission held a public “Courageous Conversation” event about hate speech. Our panel discussed the potential dangers of hate speech and how, when left unregulated, unchecked or unchallenged, it can incite hate crime. During…

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Inclusive Communities

People with intellectual and physical disabilities have the right to live free from discrimination, and to enjoy the same services, vocations, and education as every other citizen in the Province of Saskatchewan. They also have the right to enjoy the same level of inclusion and quality of life. The…

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International Women's Day 2019

In 1975, the United Nations declared March 8 as International Women’s Day. Forty-five years later, it remains a day for celebrating the many contributions women and girls make to our society. It is also a day to recognize and reflect on the past and current struggles of women and girls. The…

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