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News Releases

September 13, 2017
Aaron Cohen/CMHR   For immediate release Winnipeg – September 13, 2017 – Three Canadian doctors who have risked their lives to help people in conflict zones around the world are featured in a new exhibit at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR). Canadian Doctors in the Field tells the...
September 5, 2017
For immediate release   Winnipeg – September 6, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) today announced its new Educator-in-Residence program, designed to foster and support the development of human rights educational programs for youth learners, both onsite and online. The program is...
July 26, 2017
Media advisory Extended hours, family programs inspire empowerment through sports Winnipeg – July 26, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) will welcome the Canada Summer Games to Winnipeg with a celebration of Indigenous music and culture. On Saturday afternoon, the Canadian...
July 21, 2017
Free admission for Canada 150 Signature event from Prince Edward Island Winnipeg – July 24, 2017 – Take hip hop, spoken word and folk music. Blend in contemporary and Indigenous dance, mix it with diverse young performers from across the country. The result is “The Dream Catchers,” a new musical...
June 28, 2017
Media advisory Canada Day full of family activities, special exhibits, Canadian food Winnipeg – June 28, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is glowing red from its roots to its tower all this week, as Canada gears up to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Confederation. The CMHR...
June 23, 2017
For immediate release Winnipeg – June 23, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) has been chosen as one of the top two attractions in Canada by voters in the USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards. Online voters were asked to select their favourite Canadian attraction from a...
June 22, 2017
For immediate release National exhibition of crowd-sourced photos opens for Canada 150 Winnipeg – June 22, 2017 – A kneeling Indigenous woman brandishes an eagle feather in front of riot police. Two girls in bunny hoods play near a smoking petro-chemical refinery. A woman wearing a white hijab...
June 20, 2017
Media advisory Winnipeg – June 20, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is inviting visitors to learn about rights and responsibilities from a First Nations perspective through the unique Mikinak-Keya Spirit Tour, which will be free with admission tomorrow evening on National...