Celebrate being Canadian

Canadians are proud of their citizenship. We value the rights and freedoms and accept the responsibilities, that this status gives us.

Take part in our citizenship

Attend or host a citizenship ceremony, organize a reaffirmation ceremony and celebrate Canada Day and Citizenship Week


Black History Month, Asian Heritage Month, Human Rights, the War of 1812 and the Komagata Maru

Paul Yuzyk Award

Eligibility, award categories, nomination, past recipients and about Paul Yuzyk

Canada and the Holocaust

History of Canada and the Holocaust, International Holocaust Remembrance Day and International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance

Rights and responsibilities of citizenship

Equality of women and men, Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and defending Canada

Embrace Canadian culture

Find out about multiculturalism in Canada

Canada shared by Canadians

Canadians celebrate our natural heritage in a video invitation to the world

Cross-Canada official languages consultation

The Department of Canadian Heritage has launched public consultations toward the development of a new multi-year action plan for official languages in Canada.

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