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.

Pro Bono, Professionalism, and the International Human Rights Movement

Thursday, November 27, […]

2014 Year in Review: Munyaneza – Canada’s International Criminal Justice System Comes of Age

February 20th, 2015|Comments Off

By Juda Strawczynski

The Quebec Court of Appeal’s decision in Munyaneza was one of the most […]

2014 Year in Review: Canada’s Top Court Rejects Torture as Tort

February 12th, 2015|Comments Off

By Heather Cohen

In Kazemi Estate v Islamic Republic of Iran, 2014 SCC 62, the Supreme […]

2014 Year in Review: World Pride Toronto!

February 9th, 2015|Comments Off

By Peewara Sapsuwan 

In 2014 Toronto hosted the third World Pride. Toronto was a natural choice […]