Nova Scotia Office of the Ombudsman

If you feel you have been treated unfairly by a provincial or municipal government body, or you have a complaint about a Nova Scotia government service ...

The Nova Scotia Office of the Ombudsman may be able to help you.


Report: Child Death Review – July 2014


25th Anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child - National Child Day Contest 2014

This year the theme focuses on “The State of Aboriginal Children”, and is based on Article 30 - The right to practice your own culture, language and religion. Minority and indigenous groups need special protection of this right.

2014 Elementary School Winners

Please note that the posters are presented in PDF format.

2014 Junior High School Winners

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