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Mosaic Stadium "Certified Gold" by Rick Hansen Foundation

Over the course of the last year, the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission has met with many individuals and organizations to discuss barriers to accessibility in public buildings and spaces. Stakeholders, including people with disabilities, builders and building officials, architects and…

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Walking With Our Sisters Closing Ceremonies: A Retrospective

On August 18, 2019, the closing ceremonies for the Walking With Our Sisters (“WWOS”) national commemorative art installation were hosted at the East Village of the Batoche National Historic Site by the River Women Collective. It was the first time the installation was displayed outdoors.…

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Racial discrimination complaint resolved through mediation

The Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission is pleased to announce that a settlement has been reached in a complaint of discrimination based on ancestry and race. On July 26, 2017, Mr. Kamao Cappo, an Indigenous man, entered Canadian Tire Store #629 (the “Store”) to purchase a new chainsaw.…

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Tom Molloy: a Nation Builder and Champion for Reconciliation

On July 13, Chief Commissioner David Arnot attended the state memorial service for Tom Molloy, our province’s 22nd lieutenant governor. “The Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission sends its sincere condolences to His Honour Tom Molloy’s family and to those who called him…

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Advancing Human Rights Values

The African-Canadian Resource Network (ACRN), in collaboration with the Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan, and Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission, held a two-day inter-provincial conference on July 5 and 6 at the University of Regina. With the theme, “Advancing Human Rights…

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