About the Program

The City of Toronto’s Access, Equity and Human Rights (AEHR) Awards recognize people who, or programs that, have made a difference in Toronto by reducing discrimination and barriers to equality. The Awards are community-driven, where nominations come from Toronto residents, and the five recipients are selected by a panel of community individuals with expertise and knowledge of issues pertinent to the awards.

The AEHR Award recipients for 2017 are:

The 2017 AEHR Awards Ceremony will take place at City Hall on December 4 to coincide with International Human Rights Day.