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Address the root causes of inequality, discrimination and injustice in B.C. by shifting laws, policies, practices and cultures. We do this work through education, research, advocacy, inquiry and monitoring.

Inquiry into hate in the pandemic

B.C.’s Human Rights Commissioner is conducting an inquiry into hate incidents in B.C. during the COVID-19 pandemic (the “Inquiry”). The Inquiry arose out of the significant increase in reported hate-related incidents, including online incidents, in B.C. since the start of the pandemic in early 2020.

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August 18, 2022, 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Video launch and online discussion: B.C.’s human rights system

Who is there to help me if I think I’ve been discriminated against? Who are the different organizations in the human rights system and what do they each do? These are some of the questions that will be the focus of a brief, free educational event from BC’s Office of…