UVAE Stands with Muslim Canadians and Members on Islamophobic Murder of Ontario Family

The Union of Veterans’ Affairs Employees (UVAE) is devastated and horrified over the Islamophobic terrorist attack on June 6, 2021, that killed four members of a Muslim Pakistani family in London, Ontario and left the only survivor, a nine-year-old boy, in hospital with serious injuries. The UVAE sends its deepest condolences to the family, friends, […]

“Recover Better: Stand up for Human Rights” is the 2020 United Nations (UN) theme for International Human Rights Day (IHRD)

The first Article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights declared that  “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights”.This Declaration was adopted by the United Nations (UN)  on 10 December 1948  guaranteeing  the rights of every individual everywhere without distinction of nationality, place of residence, gender, national or ethnic origin, […]

International Day of Remembrance and Dignity of the Victims of the Genocide and the Prevention of this Crime

The 9th of December is the anniversary of the adoption of the 1948 Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide.  Also called the Genocide Convention, is an international law instrument that codified genocide as a crime. Genocide is the intentional destruction of a particular group through killing, serious physical or mental […]