Human Rights News Archive
May 11, 2017 —
Educators from across Canada took another step toward shining a light on a dark chapter in human history last weekend during the Holodomor Genocide Education Conference at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.
March 10, 2017 —
Canadian Journal of Human Rights celebrates five years
September 27, 2016 —
Teacher and activist Lisa Howell knows firsthand the liberating and transformative power of education in reconciliation.
September 16, 2016 —
Twelve years ago, Manitoba became the fifth province or territory in the country to legalize same-sex marriage
August 24, 2016 —
Frequently asked questions
August 18, 2016 —
Education for reconciliation conference workshops hosted by educators from across the province who will share the various actions being taken in regards to reconciliation
June 30, 2016 —
On June 23 2016, Marcia V. J. Kran, a Canadian lawyer and former international civil servant now living in Vancouver, was elected to the UN Human Rights Committee (HRC). She holds B.A. (1987) and law (1980) degrees from the University of Manitoba, and received the Celebrated Alumnus Award from the Faculty of Arts in 2006.
June 20, 2016 —
Professor Adam Muller says ISIS' treatment of the Yazidis should be considered genocidal
May 20, 2016 —
A message from President and Vice-Chancellor David Barnard
April 29, 2016 —
A book co-authored by professors Karen Busby (Law), Adam Muller (English, Film and Theatre) and Andrew Woolford (Sociology) is up for a Manitoba Book Award.