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The Citizenship Handbook

The Citizenship Handbook

A resource created for students and new Canadians, but also a useful reminder for all Canadians who take their citizenship for granted. Topics discussed include protecting your rights, making the democratic process work for you, and dealing with government agencies.

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produced by
BC Civil Liberties Association
produced in
last reviewed
January 2008 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.

Also available in:

Chinese (simplified) (print only)
Punjabi (print only)
Vietnamese (print only)

resource type
manuals & books
due process, privacy, rule of law, freedom of expression, Canada's political system, legislative process, Charter of Rights & Freedoms, Criminal Code, human rights, participation in democracy, organizing for political action, dealing with government agencies, government complaint system, Canadian citizenship