Sign the Online Petition: Human Rights Education. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is the fundamental & international agreement of what human rights are, and so must be known & applied throughout the world. Make your voice heard. Make human rights education in schools & universities part of the curriculum. You can ensure human rights are learned & demanded by everyone by signing this petition.
Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms. "Human rights and freedoms are essential for democracy to work. A democracy without human rights and freedoms is like a banana split without the banana, a computer without a keyboard, a bicycle without pedals, a game without rules. ..."
Ontario’s New Provincial Policy Statement – the Ontario Municipal Board is being asked to incorporate a human rights lens in planning decisions/requirements. Policy 4.6 of the new PPS states: “This Provincial Policy Statement shall be implemented in a manner that is consistent with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.” This reinforces the fact that all planning decisions must respect human rights protections.