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The event speakers pose together with the 2022 Tarnopolsky Award

Senator Pate receives the 2022 Walter Tarnopolsky Human Rights Award

On December 10th, 2022, the International Commission of Jurists Canada presented the 2022 Walter Tarnopolsky Human Rights Award to Senator Kim Pate during an intimate ceremony hosted out of her Parliamentary office. Thank you everyone who attended virtually and shared the moment with us!

Watch the full event on YouTube here

The Tarnopolsky Award recognizes individuals in the legal community, as well as institutions and organizations, for their outstanding national contribution in the field of human rights and civil liberties. Outstanding achievement is measured by the recipients’ level of excellence and initiative, their sustained body of work, peer recognition and the recipients’ broad impact inside and outside the Canadian legal community.

ICJ Canada advocates for human rights, the rule of law, and independence of the judiciary in Canada. As a registered charity (BN89094 3269 RR0001) we rely on support of our membership and the generosity of our donors. All membership fees and donations receive a charitable tax receipt.


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