Canada

Canada’s membership of the IHRA is an affirmation at the highest political level of its commitment to Holocaust education, remembrance and research.

Joined the IHRA

2009

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

27 January

Raoul Wallenberg Day

17 January

See a list of Canada's delegation members

Deborah Lyons – Head of Delegation

Jeffrey Marder (Global Affairs Canada) – Deputy Head of Delegation

Kevin Lunianga –  Deputy Head of Delegation

Daphne Guerrero – Deputy Head of Delegation

Nelly Desrosiers – Deputy Head of Delegation

Belle Jarniewski (Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada) – Academic Working Group

Dafina Savic (Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre) – Museums and Memorials Working Group

Jody Spiegel (Azrieli Foundation) – Education Working Group

David Matas (B’nai B’rith Canada) – Education Working Group

Yaffa Tegegne – Museums and Memorials Working Group

Michael Levitt (Friends of the Simon Wiesenthal Centre) – Education Working Group

Carson Phillips (The Azrieli Foundation) – Academic Working Group

Audrey Licop (Montreal Holocaust Museum) – Academic Working Group

Nina Krieger (Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre) – Museums and Memorials Working Group

Mr. Noah Lew (Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights)

Gina Csanyi-Robah (Executive Director of the Canadian Romani Alliance) –  Education Working Group

Tony Aquino 

Amichai Wise

Canada’s membership of the IHRA is an affirmation at the highest political level of its commitment to Holocaust education, remembrance and research. Canada’s IHRA Chairmanship in 2013 helped raise awareness of the Holocaust through initiatives such as a ‘National Award for Excellence in Holocaust Education’, participation in an international poster design competition, development of a comprehensive research guide to holdings related to the Holocaust in its National Library and Archives, and government funding to help preserve and disseminate Holocaust survivor testimony.

Holocaust education, remembrance, and research in Canada

All IHRA Member Countries are asked to complete a basic questionnaire with key facts about the state of Holocaust education, remembrance, and research in their country. The answers to the questionnaire, and to the Country Report, if available, are provided by the national delegations, who are also responsible for keeping the information up to date.

Policy statements relating to the Holocaust and genocide of the Roma
Name of the Statement Body Who Issued the Statement Date Statement was Made Link
Joint Statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion January 27, 2022 Statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day – Canada.ca
Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day Prime Minister’s Office January 27, 2022 Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day Prime Minister’s Office January 27, 2021 Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day Prime Minister’s Office January 27, 2020 Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day Prime Minister’s Office January 27, 2019 Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day Prime Minister’s Office January 27, 2018 Statement by the Prime Minister on Remembrance Day | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day Prime Minister’s Office January 27, 2017 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on International Holocaust Remembrance Day | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister on International Holocaust Remembrance Day Prime Minister’s Office January 27, 2016 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holocaust Remembrance Day | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah Prime Minister’s Office April 27, 2022 Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom HaShoah | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah Prime Minister’s Office April 7, 2021 Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom HaShoah | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah Prime Minister’s Office April 21, 2020 Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom HaShoah | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah Prime Minister’s Office May 1, 2019 Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom HaShoah | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah Prime Minister’s Office April 11, 2018 Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom HaShoah | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah Prime Minister’s Office April 23, 2017 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah Prime Minister’s Office  

 

May 4, 2016

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Prime Minister announces reappointment of Special Envoy on Preserving Holocaust Remembrance and Combatting Antisemitism Prime Minister’s Office November 29, 2021 Prime Minister announces reappointment of Special Envoy on Preserving Holocaust Remembrance and Combatting Antisemitism | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Prime Minister announces Special Envoy on Preserving Holocaust Remembrance and Combatting Antisemitism Prime Minister’s Office November 25, 2020 Prime Minister announces Special Envoy on Preserving Holocaust Remembrance and Combatting Antisemitism | Prime Minister of Canada (pm.gc.ca)
Statement on Romani Genocide Remembrance Day Minister of Foreign Affairs August 2, 2022 Statement on Romani Genocide Remembrance Day
Statement on Romani Genocide Remembrance Day Minister of Foreign Affairs

 

Minister of Diversity and Inclusion and Youth

August 2, 2021 Statement on Romani Genocide Remembrance Day
Action plans and statistics

In Canada, police-reported hate crime data indicates that following three consecutive years of decline, hate crimes targeting a religion peaked in 2021, with the number of police-reported hate crimes targeting a given religion rising from 530 in 2020 to 884 in 2021, representing a 67% increase. This finding marked the highest number of hate crimes targeting a religion since comparable data have been recorded. Police-reported hate crimes targeting the Jewish (+47%), Muslim (+71%) and Catholic (+260%) religions were up in 2021 compared with the previous year.

 

When religious affiliation among Canadians was controlled for through the census, the rate of police-reported hate crimes targeting the Jewish population (145 incidents per 100,000 population) was highest, followed by the Muslim population (8 incidents per 100,000 population) and the Catholic population (1 incident per 100,000 population). Anti-Roma discrimination is underreported in Canada.

The Government of Canada is committed to combatting antisemitism, discrimination and hatred of all kinds. This commitment includes Canada’s Anti-Racism Strategy (2019-2022) which was designed to lay a foundation to tackle systemic racism through immediate actions. Updates to the strategy are underway, as is the first ever National Action Plan on Combatting Hate.

Events relating to the Holocaust and genocide of the Roma

Holocaust remembrance and commemorative events typically involve Holocaust survivors, their descendants, political representatives, and civil society broadly. Holocaust commemorations are carried out by the three major Holocaust museums (Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver) and in other communities, ranging in scale, location, and target audience, but are facilitated in every major Canadian city. These events are often planned and initiated by local federations, Holocaust education centres, and civil society leaders who then invite municipal, provincial, and federal officials to come and make a statement. Commemorative programs are carried out in observance of Yom HaShoah, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, and in some communities Kristallnacht and Raoul Wallenberg Day.

Covid-19 did not prevent commemorative events from taking place with numerous online events and workshops being offered in addition to those produced by the three major Holocaust museums – Montreal, Toronto and Montreal – who collaborated on national on-line commemorations, strengthening the culture of remembrance in Canada. Other communities such as the Calgary Jewish Federation saw the pandemic as an important time to procure innovative intergenerational photographs and testimonial contributions via their project Here to Tell.

Events commemorating the Holocaust are far more common than events commemorating the genocide of the Roma, and no Government-led ceremonies dedicated solely to the Romani Genocide are held, however commemorative events are organized by Roma civil society organizations and Holocaust education Centers or Museums. Events dedicated to the genocide of the Roma have been established in cities with Roma civil society organizations such as Toronto and Montreal.

November marks Holocaust education month or week – depending on location in Canada – a uniquely Canadian offering that allows for students and community members of all ages to listen in an intentional way to the testimony of survivor and participate in unique education workshops on the importance of memory, commemoration, and remembrance.

Academic programs and permanent professorships

Please note that the programs listed below contain at least one course offering or more on the Holocaust or the genocide of the Roma.

Program Location Link
Holocaust and Genocide Studies Concordia University Holocaust and Genocide Studies (concordia.ca)
Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies University of Toronto Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies | University of Toronto (utoronto.ca)  
Holocaust Studies University of Victoria Holocaust Studies (MA) – Grad admissions – University of Victoria (uvic.ca)
Holocaust Studies Field School Mount Royal University Holocaust Studies Field School | MRU (mtroyal.ca)
Jewish Studies Huron at Western University Jewish Studies – Huron University (huronatwestern.ca)
Jewish Studies University of Waterloo Courses Jewish Studies (uwaterloo.ca)
Jewish Studies Queen`s University Current Course Offerings | Jewish Studies (queensu.ca)
Judaic Studies University of Manitoba University of Manitoba – Faculty of Arts – Judaic Studies – Course Offerings – 2021-2022 (umanitoba.ca)
Jewish Studies Courses (Within History Department) Western University Jewish Studies Courses – Jewish Studies – History Dept. – Western University (uwo.ca)
Jewish Studies York University Jewish Studies (JWST) Courses | Department of Humanities (yorku.ca)
Jewish Studies McGill University Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) – Joint Honours Component Jewish Studies | eCalendar – McGill University
Études canadiennes juives Vered (JCS) Ottawa University Programmes et cours – Histoire (HIS) – HIS 2105 https://catalogue.uottawa.ca/fr/cours/jcs/
The Holocaust Ottawa University Programmes et cours – Histoire (HIS) – HIS 3328 et HIS 3728
The Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies

 

  https://www.concordia.ca/research/migs.html

 

The Concordia Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies

 

  https://www.concordia.ca/research/migs.html

 

Èmicroprogramme en études juives” at Université de Montréal

 

  https://fas.umontreal.ca/etudes-juives/microprogramme-en-etudes-juives/
Noteworthy research

lease note that due to space constraints the list below is a curation rather than a comprehensive offering of research:

 

  • Adara Goldberg. Holocaust Survivors in Canada: Exclusion, Inclusion, Transformation, 1947-1955. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2015.
  • Richard Menkis; Harold. Troper.More than Just Games: Canada and the 1936 Olympics. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015.
  • Richard Menkis, “‘There were cries of joy, some of sorrow’: Canadian Jewish soldiers and early encounters with survivors”, Canadian Jewish Studies, vol. 27, pp. 125-138, 2019.
  • Sebastian Hueberl, Fighter, Worker, and Family Man:German-Jewish Men and Their Gendered Experiences in Nazi Germany, 1933–1941. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2022.
  • Charlotte Schallié, ed. But I Live: Three Stories of Child Survivors of the Holocaust. Illustrated by Miriam Libicki, Gilad Seliktar and Barbara Yelin. New Jewish Press, May 2022. [Note: This is part of a multi-year SSHRC-funded project on Narrative Art and Visual Storytelling in Holocaust and Human Rights Education initiated by the University of Victoria; the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre and the Canadian Museum for Human Rights are project partners: https://holocaustgraphicnovels.org]
  • Charlotte Schallié (with Helga Thorson and Andrea van Noord, eds.) After the Holocaust: Human Rights and Genocide Education in the Approaching Post-Eyewitness Era. University of Regina Press, 2020.
  • Mark Celinscak, Kingdom of Night: Witnesses to the Holocaust(University of Toronto Press, 2021.
  • Leonard and Edith Ehrlich, Carl S. Ehrlich, editor for Choices Under Duress of the Holocaust: Benjamin Murmelstein and the Fate of Viennese Jewry Volume I: Vienna (Texas Tech University Press) 2018.
  • Myrna Goldenberg, editor, Before All Memory Is Lost: Women’s Voices from the Holocaust(Azrieli Foundation) 2017.
  • Michael Marrus, Lessons of the Holocaust (University of Toronto Press) 2016
  • Rebecca Clifford, Survivors:Children’s lives after the Holocaust,
  • Antoine Burgard, Une nouvelle vie dans un nouveau pays: trajectoires d’orphelins de la Shoah vers le Canada (1947-1952). (Ph.D. histoire, 2018 sous la direction de Yolande Cohen, professeure au Département d’histoire de l’UQAM et Isabelle von Bueltzingsloewen, professeure à l’Université Lyon 2)
  • Ariane Santerre, La Littérature inouïe : Témoigner des camps dans l’après-guerre, Rennes, Presses universitaires de Rennes, coll. « Interférences », 2022, 302 p., https://www.pur-editions.fr/product/6934/la-litterature-inouie. (avec le soutien de la Fondation pour la Mémoire de la Shoah, du Département des littératures de langue française de l’université de Montréal et de la Chaire de recherche du Canada en musique et politique)
  • Molly Applebaum. Buried Words: The Diary of Molly Applebaum. Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation, 2017.
  • Ferenc Andai. In the Hour of Fate and Danger. Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation. 2020.
  • Judy Cohen. A Cry in Unison. Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation. 2020.
  • Leslie Fazekas. In Dreams Together: They Diary of Leslie Fazekas. Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation. 2021.
  • Pinchas Blitt. A Promise of Sweet Te Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation. 2021.
  • Ferenc Laczó (editor). Confronting Devastation: Memoirs of Holocaust Survivors from Hungary. Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation. 2019.
  • Myrna Goldenberg (editor). Before All Memory is Lost: Women’s Voices From the Holocaust. Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation. 2017.
  • Pinchas Gutter. Memories in Focus. Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation. 2018.
  • Rabbi Pinchas Hirschprung. The Vale of Tears. Toronto: The Azrieli Foundation. 2016.
  • Also this notable journal issue about sexual abuse and the Holocaust
  • Buried Words, a special issueof Holocaust Studies: A Journal of Culture and History (Volume 27, Number 4, 2021). https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rhos20/27/4?nav=tocList
  • For Grade 10 History, which is where the Holocaust is taught in Ontario the list of approved school textbooks can be found here.
  • The Canadian Jewish Studies Journal
  • Jan Grabowski. The Polish Police: Collaboration in the Holocaust. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.The Ina Levine Annual Lecture. November 17, 2016. November 17, 2016.
Public surverys

Yes, in 2018, the Azrieli Foundation in partnership with the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) commissioned Schoen Consulting to conduct a comprehensive national study of Holocaust knowledge and awareness in Canada.

https://azrielifoundation.org/canadian-holocaust-knowledge-and-awareness-study/

 

In 2019, the Association d’études canadiennes, Connaissances sur l’Holocauste : les Québécois sont de loin les moins informés.

https://acs-metropolis.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/CvzECNLDixrsm6pnbm…

 

In 2022, the Association d’études canadiennes, Évaluation des connaissances sur la Seconde Guerre mondiale et l’Holocauste au Québec et dans le reste du Canada. https://acs-metropolis.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/ACS220614FR-Connai…

Textbooks and teaching materials

Please note that it is not possible to provide a comprehensive selection, but the below materials have been curated to provide a flavour of what is being developed and drawn upon in Canada:

 

Teaching and educational surveys

In 2020, the Azrieli Foundation conducted a survey on how teachers teach the Holocaust. This survey revealed that a large proportion of teacher are not very confident about the material they utilize to teach about the Holocaust. Additionally, the biggest challenges facing educators are balancing how best to pique the attention and interest of students while delivering age-appropriate content. The full results can be accessed here: https://memoirs.azrielifoundation.org/uploads/TeachersSurvey-REVISED.pdf

In 2021, the organization Liberation 75 “used a pre/post-treatment survey to assess what 3,593 teens across Canada and the United States know and think about the Holocaust and antisemitism.” This report reveals that no Canadian province or territory requires Holocaust education to be a part of their secondary school curriculum with students instead encountering this material for the first time within popular culture. Key statistics include 42% of students interviewed stating that they have “unequivocally witnessed an antisemitic event” with 32.9% stating that they “don’t know what to think about the Holocaust, think the number of Jews who died has been exaggerated, or question whether the Holocaust even happened.” The full results can be accessed here: SURVEY OF NORTH AMERICAN TEENS ON THE HOLOCAUST AND ANTISEMITISM | Liberation75

Museums, memorials, archives, and sites
Currently listed in International Directory of Holocaust Organizations

database

(Y/N)

Currently listed in European Holocaust Research Infrastructure (EHRI) database

(Y/N)

Monument/Museum/Archives Location
N N Azrieli Holocaust Collection, Concordia University Library Montréal, Quebec
N N Beaconsfield Holocaust Memorial (located in Eternal Gardens Cemetery) Beaconsfield, Quebec
N Y Canadian Jewish Archives Montréal, Quebec
N N Canadian Museum for Human Rights Winnipeg, Manitoba
N N Centre for Holocaust Education and Scholarship (CHES) Ottawa, Ontario
N N Edmonton Holocaust Memorial (located on the grounds of the Alberta Legislature) Edmonton, Alberta
Y N Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Centre for Holocaust Studies Toronto, Ontario
N Y Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada (encompasses The Freeman Family Foundation Holocaust Education Centre) Winnipeg, Manitoba
Y N Liberation 75 Toronto, Ontario
N Y Library and Archives Canada (Research Guide to Holocaust-related holdings) Online guide to Library and Archives Canada holdings about the Holocaust
Y N Madeleine and Monty Levy Virtual Museum of the Holocaust and the Resistance Website that draws on holdings of McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario
Y Y Montréal Holocaust Museum Montréal, Quebec
N N National Holocaust Monument Ottawa, Ontario
Y Y Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre and Museum Toronto, Ontario
Y N The Azrieli Foundation Holocaust Survivor Memoirs Program Toronto, Ontario
Y N The Canadian Society for Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Earl Bales Park, North York (Toronto), Ontario
N Y The Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia Vancouver, British Columbia
Y Y Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre Vancouver, British Columbia
N N Victoria Holocaust Memorial (located in The Jewish Cemetery of Victoria) Victoria, British Columbia
N N Wheel of Conscience (monument located at The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21) Halifax, Nova Scotia
N N Winnipeg Holocaust Memorial (located on the grounds of the Manitoba Legislature) Winnipeg, Manitoba
Implementing the International Memorial Museums Charter

While there have not been federally led efforts to guide the implementation of the International Memorial Museums Charter, the three major Holocaust museums in Canada (Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver) are aligned with the general principles of the charter, and with best practices and recommendations of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance.

Publicly funded organizations

To keep alive the memory of those murdered during the Holocaust and combat both historical distortions and Holocaust denial, Budget 2022 provides $20 million in 2022-23 to the Department of Canadian Heritage to support the construction of the new Holocaust Museum in Montréal; and an investment of $2.5 million for the Sarah and Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre, which has been approved through the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund and Museum Assistance Program.

COMMUNITY SUPPORT FOR MULTICULTURALISM AND ANTIRCISM PROGRAM (CSMARI) 2021
Organization Title Funding Amount Description
FRIENDS OF SIMON WIESENTHAL CENTER FOR HOLOCAUST STUDIES Facing Forward Together: Youth Perspectives on Diversity and Inclusion in Canada

 

$120, 158  

 

THE FOUNDATION FOR GENOCIDE EDUCATION

 

Genocide and Anti-Racism Presentation Program $50,000

 

FRIENDS OF SIMON WIESENTHAL CENTER FOR HOLOCAUST STUDIES Speaker’s Idol 2022

 

$27,000 Speaker’s Idol was a virtual event, held on May 4, 2022, bringing together the general public and students from diverse communities in Canada to discuss human rights issues, from both historical and contemporary contexts, as a means of increasing intercultural understanding and awareness within Canada’s growing multicultural population.

 

FRIENDS OF SIMON WIESENTHAL CENTER FOR HOLOCAUST STUDIES Freedom Day 2021 $13,000 Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies hosted their Freedom Day 2021 event virtually through Zoom on September 20, 2021. The event brought together the general public and students from diverse communities in Canada to celebrate democratic rights and freedoms.

 

HISTORICAL FILM STUDIOS CORP Search Out The Land: The Story of the Jewish Community in Canada $96,313 Search Out The Land: The Story of the Jewish Community in Canada

Description: The project explores racism, discrimination and anti-Semitism through the screening of the educational documentary, “Search Out the Land: the Story of the Jewish community of Canada”. The film outlines the history of the Jewish community in Canada and the significant contributions made by this community to Canadian society and culture.

 

FRIENDS OF SIMON WIESENTHAL CENTER FOR HOLOCAUST STUDIES Antiracism Education Project

 

$200,000

 

The Anti-Racism Project consists of a series of cross country seminars and workshops that will address the issue of genocide, and the rising tide of racism and discrimination, using the “Tour for Humanity” module and other workshop programs currently employed in Ontario schools. The project will be implemented from July 1, 2017 to March 31, 2019 and may reach over 46,000 people.

 

ANTI-RACISM ACTION PROGRAM – 2021
UNITED JEWISH APPEAL FEDERATION OF TORONTO Online Hate Research and Education Program $340,000

 

The project will aim to address online hate by identifying different forms of hate in a variety of internet sites and social media platforms, and by developing strategies to empower young people to respond to the dissemination of hate.
LA’AD CANADA FOUNDATION CARE:Combatting Antisemitism through Research and Education $154,200

 

The project will focus on inter-community outreach and cultural sensitivity training to public sector employees who are most likely to interact with the Jewish community.
THE CENTRE FOR ISRAEL AND JEWISH AFFAIRS

 

United Against Online Hate

 

$172,800 The project will develop a national coalition to actively combat online hate.  As part of this initiative, a two-day virtual Action Summit to Combat Online Hate – organized by the Canadian Coalition to Combat Online Hate – was held on April 14th & April 15th, 2021. The sold out event brought over 180 participants together to discuss topics including: regulating online hate; remedies outside of criminal law for targets of online hate; and public education campaigns to increase awareness of online hate.  The Summit included keynote speeches from Katharina von Schnurbein, European Commission Coordinator on Combating Antisemitism, and the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Canadian Heritage, and Martin Luther King III.

 

CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY

 

Canada Task Force on Online Antisemitism $140,000

 

The project aims to help large social media and tech companies develop new policies and technological solutions with the goal of to fight anti-Semitism, Holocaust denial and online distortion. The project will set up a task force comprised of six eminent Canadians who will help guide the project, build a strong network of experts and provide practical advice on combating online anti-Semitism. A group of international experts will participate in a virtual roundtable to discuss current trends of online antisemitism in order to better understand the Canadian context.

 

RYERSON UNIVERSITY Media Bias and Under-represented Groups $250,000 The project aims to address systemic barriers through its Diversity Assessment Tool (DAT). The project is designed to examine media bias against Black, Indigenous, Jewish, and Muslim communities, barriers to employment in the media sector, and the consequent underrepresentation of these communities in the media sector.
Total funding in last 4 years   $1,057,000  

 

Policy statements relating to genocide and mass atrocities
Name of the Statement Body Who Issued the Statement Date Statement was Made Link
Statement by the Prime Minister on Armenian Genocide Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office April 24, 2022 Statement by the Prime Minister on Armenian Genocide Memorial Day
Statement by the Prime Minister on Armenian Genocide Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office April 24, 2021 Statement by the Prime Minister on Armenian Genocide Memorial Day
Statement by the Prime Minister on Armenian Genocide Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office April 24, 2020 Statement by the Prime Minister on Armenian Genocide Memorial Day
Statement by the Prime Minister on Armenian Genocide Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office April 24, 2019 Statement by the Prime Minister in observation of Armenian Genocide Memorial Day
Statement by the Prime Minister on the 25th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda Prime Minister’s Office April 7, 2019 Statement by the Prime Minister on the 25th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office November 23, 2021 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office November 23, 2020 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office November 23, 2019 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office November 23, 2018 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day Prime Minister’s Office November 23, 2017 Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Holodomor Memorial Day

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