Canadian Lawyers for International Human Rights (CLAIHR) is a charity that has been promoting international human rights from a uniquely Canadian perspective since 1992.  We host events and serve as a Friend of the Court when matters of international human rights arise.

Canadian Responses to the Syrian Refugee Crisis: Reflecting on the 1st Year

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April 29, 2016: Join CLAIHR For an Evening of Theatre and Discussion

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The Canada-U.S. Safe Third Country Agreement: Canada During a Refugee Crisis

February 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on The Canada-U.S. Safe Third Country Agreement: Canada During a Refugee Crisis

Hundreds of protesters shut down the U.S. Embassy in Toronto on Jan. 30, 2017.

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Are We Getting Too Cozy With China?

January 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Are We Getting Too Cozy With China?

By Michael Christopher Ly

On 13 September 2016, the Federal government of Canada announced that it […]

Bill C-1: Protecting Canada’s Diverse Gender Identities

January 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Bill C-1: Protecting Canada’s Diverse Gender Identities

By Jinny Kim

This September, a University of Toronto professor released an online lecture series that […]