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Attend Annual Martin Luther King 2021 Virtual Breakfast

On Monday, January 18, 2021 from 10 AM – 11:15 AM (via Zoom) the Nauset Faith Association and Martin Luther King Action Team will hold a virtual breakfast celebrating Martin […]

World Braille Day 2020

“World Braille Day, celebrated since 2019, is observed to raise awareness of the importance of Braille as a means of communication in the full realization of the human rights for […]

PFLAG Cape Cod’s Virtual Support Meeting on 12/21

Access the zoom meeting via the internet with a laptop computer, tablet, or smartphone: https://zoom.us/j/95012805905 via mobile phone or landline/home phone dial (929) 205-6099 and enter 950 1280 5905# when prompted

International Human Solidarity Day 2020

“International Human Solidarity Day is:  -a day to celebrate our unity in diversity;  -a day to remind governments to respect their commitments to international agreements;  -a day to raise public […]

International Migrants Day 2020

“Throughout human history, migration has been a courageous expression of the individual’s will to overcome adversity and to live a better life. Today, globalization, together with advances in communications and […]

The Cape Cod Chronicle Article On The Tim McCarthy Human Rights Champion Award Recipients

On December 16, 2020, The Cape Cod Chronicle published a piece on the Nauset High School Human Rights Group and Faculty Advisor Lisa Brown. This dedicated group of people received […]

International Universal Health Coverage Day 2020

“On 12 December 2012, the United Nations General Assembly endorsed a resolution urging countries to accelerate progress toward universal health coverage (UHC) – the idea that everyone, everywhere should have […]

International Day of Neutrality 2020

“Neutrality — defined as the legal status arising from the abstention of a state from all participation in a war between other states, the maintenance of an attitude of impartiality […]

Congratulations to the 2020 BCHRAC Award Recipients

  The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Awards Breakfast may be over, but the selfless work of the 2020 Award Recipients continues. We cannot thank the following people and organizations enough for their […]

International Human Rights Day 2020

“This year’s Human Rights Day theme relates to the COVID-19 pandemic and focuses on the need to build back better by ensuring Human Rights are central to recovery efforts. We […]