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.
Museum holds annual meeting on International Human Rights Day
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, 2013 – Nov 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.
Canadian Museum for Human Rights and Armenian Genocide Museum Institute sign memorandum of understanding – Nov 7
WINNIPEG – November 7, 2013 – Mr. Stuart Murray, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), and Dr. Hayk Demoyan, Director of the Armenian Genocide Museum Institute (AGMI) of the National Academy of Sciences, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) today that will facilitate collaboration for the promotion of human rights through joint projects and education.
Museum, tourism, business partners set to welcome surge of visitors
WINNIPEG – November 4, 2013 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) will open its doors to the world on September 20, 2014, its President and CEO announced today at a briefing with industry partners.
Aboriginal youth help create “spirit panels” for Canadian Museum for Human Rights, in partnership with NAFC – Oct 29
WINNIPEG – October 29, 2013 – Aboriginal youth from every province and territory in Canada are contributing their human rights visions to artistic “spirit panels” being created for an Indigenous Perspectives gallery in the new Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR).
“Comfort women” survivor from Philippines promotes human rights against wartime rape, human trafficking – Oct 17
WINNIPEG – October 17, 2013 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights has organized a visit to Canada by one of the last living survivors of military sexual slavery during the Second World War.
WINNIPEG – October 1, 2013 – An agreement signed today between Manitoba Education and the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) has created the only official partnership in Canada between a provincial education department and a national museum.