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The faculty members who are part of the CHBE are committed to the principles of social justice, and to the well-being of the communities in which we live. To that end, we have engaged extensively in community-based research, community service, and policy consultation. We have thus established a number of key links with local, national and international non-governmental organizations (NGOs), as well as municipal, provincial and federal policy-makers and practitioners.

“As a steadfast advocate for the LGBTQ2 community, we are committed to elevating the diversity of families across Canada and are proud to partner with the Centre on Hate, Bias and Extremism to enrich society and provide hope and support for the inclusion of all. Led by Dr. Barbara Perry, a long-time PFLAG Durham Region volunteer and global pioneer for the advancement of equality, the CHBE provides a forum for protecting the rights of children, youth and adults worldwide who are at risk of experiencing prejudice, discrimination, bullying and violence.”

Liza Serra

Vice-President and Facilitator
Education Department

PFLAG Canada
Durham Region

Community Partners

City of Oshawa
Durham Regional Police Service
Oshawa Public Libraries
Town of Ajax
Town of Ajax Library
Town of Whitby
Regional Municipality of Durham
PFLAG Durham Region

National & International Partners

Alberta Hate Crimes Committee
Canada Centre for Community Engagement and Prevention of Violence
Canadian Anti-Hate Network
Canadian Communication Association
Capitalism Workshop
Centre for Social Justice
Canadian Race Relations Foundation
Centre for Hate Studies, University of Leicester
Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence
Centre on Bias and Extremism, University of California Santa Barbara
Canadian Network for Research on Terrorism, Security and Society
Department of Justice Canada
Egale Canada Human Rights Trust
Edmonton Police Service
European Commission Against Racism and Intolerance
Hate and Hostility Research Group, University of Limerick
Institute for Strategic Dialogue
International Network for Hate Studies
Irish Working Group on Hate Crime
Justice Canada
Leicester Hate Crime Centre
National Council of Canadian Muslims
Ottawa Police Service
Public Safety Canada
PFLAG Canada
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
South African Hate Crimes Working Group
Southern Poverty Law Centre
UNESCO Chair in Human Rights, University of Basque Country
UNESCO Co-Chair in Prevention of Radicalization and Violent Extremism, Concordia University
University of Sherbrooke and University of Quebec
University of the West Indies Faculty of Law
York Regional Police Service