In response to reports that a gunman opened fire in a mosque in Sainte-Foy, Quebec on Sunday night, killing six people and wounding several others, the following statement was made by Dr. Gerald Filson, Director of Public Affairs for the Baha’i Community of Canada:
Director of Government Relations for the Baha’i Community of Canada, Corinne Box, participated in a recent High-Level Forum on Combatting Anti-Muslim Discrimination and Hate that was hosted at the UN Headquarters in New York. She was invited to participate by the Government of Canada.
Baha’i youth were among those participating in a recent “Faith of Millennials 150” conversation held in Ottawa.
As Canada moves towards re-engaging Iran, human rights must be an important part of this relationship.
The National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of Canada has announced the results of the annual election of six regional Baha’i Councils in Canada. The Councils serve the Atlantic area, Quebec, Ontario, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, Alberta and British Columbia. They represent an intermediary level in the administration of Baha’i communities in