National Indigenous Peoples Day, June 21, 2022
On June 21, we commemorate National Indigenous Peoples Day to recognize the history, heritage and diversity of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples in Canada. Get more information on National Indigenous Peoples Day and start your learning journey.
March 20, 2023
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, 21 March
The 2023 theme of the International Day focuses on the urgency of combatting racism and racial discrimination, 75 years after the...
March 7, 2023
March 8 is International Women’s Day
The Government of Canada’s theme for International Women’s Day (IWD) 2023 is Every Woman Counts. It’s a reminder that all women,...
March 1, 2023
March is Social Work Month
Thank you for all you do! To learn more about Social Work Month, go to https://nscsw.org/nswm-2023/
February 22, 2023
February 22 is Pink Shirt Day
Bullying is a major problem in our schools, workplaces, homes, and online. Over the month of February, and throughout the...
February 3, 2023
February 4 is World Cancer Day
January 27, 2023
February is African Heritage Month
This year’s African Heritage Month provincial theme, Seas of struggle – African Peoples from Shore to Shore, outlines the struggles of people...
January 26, 2023
January 27 is the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust
Theme “Home and Belonging” Exploring how victims adjusted their ideas of “home” and “belonging” as they faced the violent, anti-Semitic onslaught...
January 23, 2023
January 24 is World Day for African and Afrodescendant Culture
Held every year on 24 January, World Day for African and Afrodescendant Culture celebrates the many vibrant cultures of the...
December 9, 2022
December 10 is Human Rights Day
PHOTO:© Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights This year’s slogan for Human Rights Day is “Dignity,...