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Volunteers Needed for Torch of Dignity 2019

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Manitobans for Human Rights Torch of Dignity committee is looking to fill volunteer positions for our 4th annual relay on August 11th, 2019. We are looking for drivers, torch bearers, site managers, balloonists, registration, water coordinators and first-aid. Please fill out our Torch of Dignity Registration Form in the ‘Volunteer Contact Information’ section or contact our volunteer coordinator […]

Seized accounts could help fund refugee efforts

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[from CBC news] A Canadian-led international movement seized with staunching the flow of refugees wants to use an untapped source of cash to address the global crisis: the billions languishing in the frozen bank accounts of dictators and despots. The proposal will be one of the main recommendations of the World Refugee Council, a self-appointed […]

Torch of Dignity Media Release

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WINNIPEG – SEPT. 23rd, 2018 – This year marks the third annual Torch of Dignity Relay put on by Manitobans for Human Rights. Past relays have seen the participation of politicians’, community leaders, volunteers’, and human rights activists’ participation, and this year is promised to be even better and better! The goal of this year’s […]

Torch of Dignity Volunteers Needed

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Manitobans for Human Rights Torch of Dignity committee is looking to fill volunteer positions for our 4th annual relay on August 11th, 2019. We are looking for drivers, torch bearers, site managers, balloonists, registration, water coordinators and first-aid. Please fill out our Torch of Dignity Registration Form in the ‘Volunteer Contact Information’ section or contact our volunteer coordinator […]

Welcome New Youth Advisory Council Members

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Manitobans for Human Rights are excited to announce our new Youth Advisory Council members! As of our last meeting on July 30th, 2018, we have initiated new members to run our youth advisory council. Our new co-secretary(s) are Izabel Meza and Mily Bahilo, two talented young woman interested in gaining experience in the human rights […]