Interested groups and individuals were invited to provide written submissions on the re-establishment of a human rights commission in B.C.

Organization’s making submissions should be aware their submissions will be posted publicly, below.

NOTE: Submissions can not include third party information or personal information, such as personal telephone numbers or stories that identify specific citizens.


Stakeholder Submissions:

ACORN Canada
Alliance of BC Students
Amnesty International
Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Service Agencies of British Columbia (AMSSA)
Architectural Institute of British Columbia
Autism in Sport
BC Aboriginal Justice Council
BC Association for Child Development and Intervention
BC Civil Liberties Association
BC Federation of Labour
BC Human Rights Tribunal
BC Humanist Association
BC Poverty Reduction Coalition
BC Society of Landscape Architects
BC Society of Transition Houses
BC Teachers’ Federation
BC Government Employees Union (BCGEU)
BC Public Interest Advocacy Centre (BCPIAC)
BullyFreeBC Society
Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers
Canadian Association of Labour Lawyers
Canadian Bar Association BC Legislative Liaison
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA)
Canadian Federation of the Blind
Canadian Mental Health Association
Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre
CBABC Labour Law Section Executive
Central Okanagan Disability Coalition
Centre for Architecture and Human Rights
Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs
Community Justice Centre of the Comox Valley
Connections Place
Cowichan Intercultural Society
Deaf Children’s Society
Disability Alliance B.C.
Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre
Dr. Aaron Devor (The Chair in Transgender Studies)
Dr. Val Napoleon (Indigenous Law Research Unit)
Elizabeth Fry Society
Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP (David G. Wong)
Federation of Post-Secondary Educators
First Nations Education Steering Committee
First Nations Summit
Forte Law
Greater Vancouver Japanese Canadian Citizens Association
Harinder Mahil and Linelle Mogado
Hospital Employees Union 
KCR Community Resources
Legal Services Society
McCreary Centre Society
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
Multicultural and Anti-Racism Committee of the BC Association of Social Workers’
North Shore Schizophrenia Society
Out On Screen
Pacific South Western Advocates
PHSA Trans Care BC
Progressive Intercultural Community Services Society (PICS)
Pivot Legal Society
Pride at Work Canada
Radical Action with Migrants in Agriculture (RAMA)
The Salvation Army
UBC Association of Administrative and Professional Staff
UBC School of Nursing
Vancouver Island Human Rights Coalition
Victoria Disability Resource Centre
Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Centre Society’s
WAVAW Rape Crisis Centre
West Coast Domestic Workers’ Association
West Coast LEAF