Protection of human rights
November 2017 to November 2018
Seeking Safety uses a combination of video, photos and documents to explore the experiences of asylum seekers and refugees in Canada.
August 2017 to November 2018
Combining art, videos and imagery, Seeking Refuge explores the global refugee crisis through the lens of two teenage boys.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Find out more about the world-famous declaration that turns 70 in 2018.
Human Rights and the Charter
By Armando Perla, Researcher-Curator
The cornerstone of human rights protection in Canada is the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. The Charter forms part of Canada’s Constitution and came into being on April 17, 1982.
A Universal Commitment
Discover the people of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.