Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission
2013 CASHRA Conference
Date: Wednesday, May 29 - Friday, May 31, 2013
Location: Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel, 1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax NS
For more information, see www.cashra2013.ca.
March 21 – International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination was proclaimed in 1966 as a reminder of March 21, 1960, when police in Sharpeville, South Africa, opened fire and killed sixty-nine people at a peaceful anti-apartheid demonstration.
December 3 – International Day for Persons with Disabilities
Collaboration on Inclusion for Persons with Disabilities
The first event had panel presentations, a café dialogue and luncheon, and presentation of the first Persons with Disabilities Employer of the Year Award by the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia.
Because of its success, the symposium is now hosted annually by the three partners. Reports on the symposiums will be posted on all agency websites.
December 10 – International Human Rights Day