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CMHR needs 250 volunteers to create inspiring encounters with human rightsApr 14

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is building a team of 250 diverse and committed volunteers as it ramps up for opening day on September 20, 2014.

Winnipeg survivors of Rwandan genocide speak out at commemoration events, 20 years laterApr 4

University of Manitoba (UofM) social work professor Régine Uwibereyeho King could hardly forget the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, the country where she was born. She survived the genocide and later worked in a trauma-healing program before moving to Canada in 2000.

CMHR tower “goes green” for global St. Patrick’s Day campaignMar 16

The Tower of Hope atop the Canadian Museum for Human Rights will glow green on Sunday and Monday nights (March 16 and 17), as the CMHR joins iconic buildings all around the world in Tourism Ireland’s “Global Greening” celebration.

New teacher institute to focus on the “Fourth R”: RightsMar 13

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) and the Faculty of Education at the University of Manitoba today announced the creation of a unique summer institute for teachers that will provide training opportunities in teaching and learning about human rights issues

Statement from the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) in relation to Dr. Strong-Boag blog on International Women’s DayMar 11

CMHR blogs are intended to consist of interesting short stories on human rights themes and topics, ideally from a first-person perspective, written primarily by CMHR staff as an opportunity to showcase the depth and diversity of their work and experiences.

Canadian Museum for Human Rights marks 20th anniversary of Rwandan genocide Feb 26

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) joins the Rwanda High Commission to Canada and the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Prevention of Genocide and other Crimes Against Humanity today in Ottawa to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, the brutal massacre of over a million people

Renowned Canadian artist to create major original piece for CMHRJan 24

One of Canada’s most celebrated contemporary artists, Rebecca Belmore, will create a large and prominent work of original art for the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), its president and CEO Stuart Murray announced today.

Unique CMHR theatre to feature immersive “surround” technologyDec 10

Museum holds annual meeting on International Human Rights Day

Rights Museum’s 2013-14 Corporate Plan Summary tabled in ParliamentNov 13

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights’ (CMHR) annual corporate plan summary has been tabled in the House of Commons and can now be viewed on the Museum’s website.

PUBLIC NOTICE: The Canadian Museum for Human Rights will hold its Annual Public Meeting on December 10, 2013Nov 8

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) will be holding its Annual Public Meeting on December 10, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. CST. The CMHR will provide an update on key accomplishments from the past year and will outline the path ahead as it works towards official opening in September 2014.

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