National News

LGBTQ2 Agreement-in-Principle

The Government of Canada acknowledges that historic federal policies and practices – which were not consistent with the values and principles now embodied in the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, the Canadian Human Rights Act, and Quebec’s Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms – led to the discrimination of LGBTQ2 people employed by the federal Public Service, including the Canadian Armed Forces and the RCMP.