Roundtable discussions with racialized communities

Publication Type
Research Reports
Subject Matter
Human Rights

Canadian Human Rights Commission Dialogue Session with Racialized Communities on Advancing Racial Equality in Canada

September 2020

This paper provides an overview of what the Commission heard at the March 4, 2020 one day dialogue session with representatives of racialized groups from central and eastern Canada. The session served as a forum within which representatives could share their concerns with the effectiveness of the human rights complaints process for race based complaints, as well as to generate ideas about what the Commission can do to ensure that human rights complaints and the mechanisms that support them remain a viable tool to advance racial equality in Canada. 

Strengthening the Commission's handling of Race-based Cases

September 2020

This report by Mark Hart provides an in-depth look at of how the Commission handles of race-based cases at all stages of the discrimination complaint process.