The Manitoba Association for Rights and Liberties
The Manitoba Association for Rights and Liberties (MARL) is a non-profit, non-governmental, human rights and civil liberties organization. MARL envisions a society where diversity is valued, liberties are respected, and rights are lived. MARL takes action in education and advocacy for human rights and civil liberties toward greater social justice in the province.
MARL changes the way people think about human rights in Manitoba. MARL educates and creates awareness for rights and liberties within the province of Manitoba. MARL builds engaged communities and empowers citizens to improve our society.
MARL is dedicated to:
- Raising awareness: Focusing strongly on youth empowerment through workshops and activities that measurably increase awareness of human rights and civil liberties.
- Making a difference: With the ultimate goal of societal shift, MARL influences government and public institutional policy changes to reflect and protect human rights in Manitoba.
- Community involvement: MARL facilitates dialogue about human rights and civil liberties to build an informed and engaged community.