Latest Past Events

02
Dec
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Discrimination

December 2, 2021, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Virtual

B.C.’s Human Rights Code educational sessions: Employment

We envision a province in which we are all free from inequality, discrimination, and injustice. These free, introductory educational sessions seek to educate the public about B.C.’s Human Rights Code, a human rights law relevant to everyone in the province. These sessions will be held throughout the year and they relate…

04
Nov
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Hate

November 4, 2021, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Virtual

Opening ceremony: Inquiry into hate in the pandemic

B.C.’s Human Rights Commissioner, Kasari Govender, invites your participation at the opening ceremony for the Inquiry into hate in the pandemic. Informed by the need for human rights in times of crisis, the Inquiry will explore the impacts of hate on communities that experienced or witnessed hate incidents during the…

29
Oct
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Discrimination

October 29, 2021, 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Virtual

“I love my human rights” series launch and watch party: Danny Ramadan’s story

On Friday, October 29, BC’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner (BCOHRC) is hosting a virtual screening of our new “I love my human rights” video series with a story featuring Syrian-Canadian author and LGBTQ+ refugee advocate Danny Ramadan. Ramadan is the organizer of An Evening in Damascus, an annual…