Bernard Richard receives New Brunswick Human Rights Award
Former ombudsman, child and youth advocate honoured in ceremony at Government House
Former New Brunswick ombudsman and child and youth advocate Bernard Richard received the 2015 New Brunswick Human Rights Award on Wednesday.
Richard was selected due to "his exceptional work in the promotion and advocacy of rights-based issues within the province."
The award was established by the New Brunswick Human Rights Commission in 1988 to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.