The Centre for Human Rights (CHR) contributes to York University's vision of social justice and accessible education.
We strive to build a respectful, equitable, diverse and inclusive (REDI) community by advancing, promoting, and upholding human rights at York in accordance with provincial human rights legislation and the University’s policies.
What We Offer You
Assistance with Human Rights Questions or Concerns
The CHR receives and processes human rights matters for York community members.
The CHR designs and offers a variety of human rights training sessions for York students, faculty and staff.
The CHR publishes a variety of resources regarding human rights, including guides on human rights topics and how to uphold human rights at York.
The CHR hosts a variety of events aimed at engaging the York community on human rights.
Funding for Human Rights Initiatives
The CHR’s supports student projects, events or new initiatives that seek to enhance a REDI community at York University.
Opportunities - Get Involved
There are a few avenues you can pursue with the CHR to help us create a REDI environment at York.