Advisory Committee on Access to Justice in Both Official Languages

The role of the Advisory Committee on Access to Justice in Both Official Languages is to:

  • Act as a liaison between the legal representatives of official language minority communities, spokespersons for these communities, and the Department of Justice Canada;
  • Help the Department identify and take into account issues that particularly affect official language minority communities;
  • Help the Department to make known the considerations that guide its actions in this area;
  • Encourage the dialogue between the legal community, the official language minority communities as well as the governmental organizations represented on the Committee;
  • Develop strategies to educate official language minority communities on their rights;
  • Devise new tools to improve access to justice in both official languages;
  • Identify partners who can best help implement the proposed strategies and tools.

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Justice in Official Languages Team

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