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Technology and surveillance

Learn more about technology and human rights in our resource guide. Discover journalist Megha Rajagopalan’s coverage of state surveillance in China and explore resources about privacy, security and human rights.

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Three surveillance cameras on the corner of a building


Star Trek and human rights

By Murray Leeder and Alana Conway

Star Trek has offered an intelligent, socially conscious approach to science fiction since it debuted in 1966. Current Star Trek series feature complex, nuanced perspectives on important human rights matters such as genocide, migrancy and refugees.

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A humanoid alien stands next to a wall.

Film: Covering the Holodomor

By Jeremy Maron

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A statue of a girl holding stalks of wheat.

Claiming our rights as a transgender family

By Amanda Jetté Knox

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A smiling family of six in a living room.


Plan your visit


Canadian Museum for Human Rights

85 Israel Asper Way
Winnipeg, MB
R3C 0L5


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In the meantime, check out our past events (since March 2018).

Photo: Lindsay Winter Photography


Time to Act: Rohingya Voices

June 16, 2019 to March 28, 2021

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Rohingya women, children and men wade through waist-high muddy river water. Some carry young children, while others carry bags of possessions, including household items.

Ododo Wa: Stories of Girls in War

October 2019 to December 2021

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A group of young women and girls in their teens stand together on the front porch of a building. Most are dressed in white blouses and blue skirts, with two girls also wearing blue sweaters. To the right, a doorway reveals a roomful of students sitting at wooden desks and writing on notepads.

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Join Museum guides for virtual tours of our exhibits and architecture. Download our mobile app to check out the entire Museum, gallery by gallery. Discover our many special online experiences.

Photo: CMHR, Scott Gillam