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Human Rights

December 5, 2011 - 3:27pm •
 On December 10, 2011, we celebrate the achievements of all human rights activists for The United Nations’ Human Rights Day.
December 1, 2011 - 12:00am •
Nearly one in ten people are living with a disability and on December 3, 2011 – International Day of Persons with Disabilities – we stand in solidarity with our brothers and sisters to advocate for their right to live and work in society with dignity, autonomy and equality.
November 18, 2011 - 1:38pm •
November 20 marks the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, an opportunity to remember those who have been affected by, or lost their lives to, transphobia and transphobic bullying.
October 18, 2011 - 6:02pm •
Our union just won a victory on behalf of a member who requested accommodation due to environmental hypersensitivity.
October 13, 2011 - 2:00am •
More than 100 PSAC members gathered in Yellowknife to walk down the “Path that Unites us” – the theme of this year's National Aboriginal Peoples' Conference. Delegates shared experiences, heard from some veteran Aboriginal activists and planned ways to move the National Aboriginal Peoples' Network into its next stage of growth.
October 4, 2011 - 2:00am •
October 4th is the day we honour the lives of missing and murdered Aboriginal women and girls; on October 4th 2011 call on the federal government to stop ignoring this national crisis and take action.
July 11, 2011 - 2:00am •
We call on the Greek government to allow the flotilla to complete its humanitarian mission to Gaza. We also urge our own government to pressure the Israeli state to respect international law and end the illegal blockade immediately.
June 13, 2011 - 2:00am •
NAPC Prairies Reps Alisha Bigelow and Alex George send greetings for National Aboriginal Day.
June 2, 2011 - 2:00am •
Each year on May 17, across Canada and around the world, we recognize the International Day Against Homophobia –– a day for all of us to stand together with our LGBT Brothers and Sisters to demand respect and engage in a dialogue about the importance of tolerance and compassion.
June 1, 2011 - 2:00am •
This June, and continuing throughout the summer months, we celebrate the gains of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) peoples during annual Pride celebrations across the Prairies and around the world.


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