Media room

Welcome to the Alberta Human Rights Commission media room.

Engaging with the media is an important way that the Commission can raise awareness of human rights and discrimination issues in Alberta. For up-to-date news from the Commission, you can subscribe to the Commission's online newsletter, Alberta Human Rights Information Service. Find more information here.

For all media enquiries, contact:

  • Deborah Mebude, Alberta Human Rights Commission
    Phone: 780-868-2964 (To call toll-free from other Alberta locations, first dial 310-0000.)

The media room includes:

Messages from the Chief of the Commission and Tribunals

Statistics: Statistics related to key Commission activities

The complaint process

Schedule of upcoming tribunal hearings

Protocol for media at tribunal hearings

FAQs: About the Commission: Questions frequently asked by the media

Commission news archives: Commission news items that have previously been posted on the home page

Revised: October 15, 2021 

Our vision is a vibrant and inclusive Alberta where the rich diversity of people is celebrated and respected, and where everyone has the opportunity to fully participate in society, free from discrimination.