Palmater awarded YWCA distinction award

A familiar face on APTN National News is the recipient of a human rights award.

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A familiar face on APTN National News is the recipient of a human rights award.

The YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honoured Pam Palmater for her advocacy work in social justice.

Palmater is a lawyer, author and associate professor at Ryerson University in Toronto.

Palmater is also an analyst on APTN National News and InFocus programs.

Palmater says it’s an honour to be recognized by the mainstream.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.