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RBC Convention Centre, Carlton Concourse, 3rd Floor

375 York Avenue

Winnipeg, MB R3C 3J3

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These awards are given out every year in celebration of International Human Rights Day. This year's celebration will be on December 12.

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The Manitoba Human Rights Commission, the Canadian Human Rights Commission, and the Manitoba Association for Rights and Liberties proudly present the annual Manitoba Human Rights Awards. These awards are given out every year in celebration of International Human Rights Day.

This year's celebration will be on Thursday, December 12th, 2019.

RBC Convention Centre, Carlton Concourse, 3rd Floor.

Reception | 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Formal program | 6:00pm

Light refreshments will be served.

The winner of our Human Rights Contest for Grades 5 to 8 will light a special candle. Students submitted pictures, paragraphs, and poems telling us why they believe human rights are important in Manitoba.

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2019 Manitoba Human Rights Awards!

The Human Rights Commitment Award honours any individual or group who has worked to promote human rights and fundamental freedoms in Manitoba, annually recognizing the significant work of people throughout Manitoba to advance human rights. The winner of the Human Rights Commitment Award will receive a unique piece of art by created by Nova Ildiko, a Manitoba artist.

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITMENT AWARD OF MANITOBA, artwork by Nova Ildiko.

2018 Winner: TBA

The Aaron Berg Award will be given to an individual involved in the legal profession who has contributed to the advancement of human rights. The award is presented in honour of the late Aaron Berg, distinguished community member and lawyer, advancing human rights and administrative law in the province of Manitoba.

AARON BERG AWARD

2019 Winner: TBA

Everyone is encouraged to attend the award reception in honour of this year’s recipients.

There is an elevator to access the 3rd Floor and the space where the ceremony will take place. Please let us know if there are any other accommodations required to participate by emailing hrc@gov.mb.ca by Monday, December 4.

If cost is a barrier to participating in this event, please email hrc@gov.mb.ca for accomodations.

Washrooms are gendered at this venue.

Please help us create a scent-free environment.

Let us know of any food allergies by emailing hrc@gov.mb.ca by Monday, December 2.

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RBC Convention Centre, Carlton Concourse, 3rd Floor

375 York Avenue

Winnipeg, MB R3C 3J3

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