Friday, November 18, 2016
On the occasion of Universal Children’s Day 2016 which will take place this Sunday, November 20, the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse recalls the importance of the rights of children, including the right to be heard, one of the four core principles of the Convention on the Rights of the Child adopted on November 20 1989, by the UN General Assembly.
Tuesday, November 08, 2016
The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse announced today the names of the three finalists for the 2016 Rights and Freedoms Award. They are: Action travail des femmes (ATF), the Fondation du Dr Julien, as well as Annie Pullen Sansfaçon et her daughter, Olie Pullen.