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Canadian  Multiculturalism Day

June 27 is Canadian Multiculturalism Day! Discover the various cultures that bring Canadian society to life by participating in the many activities happening across the country!

Black History Month

Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy of Black Canadians, past and present. Canadians learn about the experience of Black Canadians and their vital role in the community.

Asian Heritage Month 2019

Learn about the long and rich history of Asian Canadians and their contributions to Canadian society.

Canada and the Holocaust

Read about Canada’s history and response to the Holocaust, International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance.

The Community Support, Multiculturalism, and Anti-Racism Initiatives Program

Read how the the Community Support, Multiculturalism, and Anti-Racism Initiatives Program supports the mandate of the Department of Canadian Heritage by building on Canada's strength as a diverse and inclusive society.


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