Manitoba Human Rights Commission

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Manitoba Human Rights Commission
Manitoba Human Rights Commission logo.jpg
Agency overview
Jurisdiction Government of Manitoba
Headquarters Winnipeg, Manitoba
Employees 21.0 FTE (2009-2010)[1]
Annual budget CAD$2 million (2009-2010)[1]
Minister responsible Andrew Swan, Minister of Justice and Attorney General[2]
Agency executives Yvonne Peters, Chairperson, Board of Commissioners[3]
Elliot Leven, Vice-Chairperson, Board of Commissioners[3]
Azim Jiwa, Executive Director[4]
Website www.manitobahumanrights.ca

The Manitoba Human Rights Commission is a quasi-judicial arms-length agency of the Government of Manitoba that is responsible for enforcing The Human Rights Code (Manitoba). The Commission's Chair is Yvonne Peters and the Vice Chair is Elliot Leven. [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Annual Report of Manitoba Justice and the Justice Initiatives Fund (2009-2010) (PDF). Winnipeg: Manitoba Justice. 2010. p. 27. Retrieved July 10, 2011. 
  2. ^ Annual Report of Manitoba Justice and the Justice Initiatives Fund (2009-2010) (PDF). Winnipeg: Manitoba Justice. 2010. p. 2. Retrieved July 10, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "The Manitoba Human Rights Board of Commissioners". Manitoba Human Rights Commission. Retrieved July 10, 2011. 
  4. ^ http://www.manitobahumanrights.ca/publications/bulletin/2014_feb.pdf
  5. ^ "About Us: What is the MHRC?". Manitoba Human Rights Commission. Retrieved July 10, 2011.