UFCW Canada Human Rights, Equity and Diversity Calendar


Black History Month

February 14

Annual Memorial March

February 14

Have a Heart Day

March 8

International Women’s Day

March 21

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

April 4

Refugee Rights Day

April 9

Equal Pay Day

April 9

International Day of Pink


South Asian Heritage Month

May 1

International Workers Day (May Day)

May 17

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia


National Indigenous History Month

June 11

National Day of Reconciliation

June 21

National Indigenous Peoples Day


PRIDE Marches across Canada

August 9

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People


Women’s History Month

October 4

Sisters in Spirit Vigil

October 10

World Mental Health Day

October 17

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

November 25

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

December 3

International Day of Persons With Disabilities

December 6

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

December 10

Human Rights Day

December 18

International Migrants Day