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.

21st Annual Canadian International Law Students’ Conference

Presented by Osgoode […]

Pro Bono, Professionalism, and the International Human Rights Movement

Thursday, November 27, […]

Thirty Years Since the Charter’s Equality Provisions and LEAF’s Founding. Where is Equality Now?

May 17th, 2015|Comments Off on Thirty Years Since the Charter’s Equality Provisions and LEAF’s Founding. Where is Equality Now?

By Elizabeth Shilton

Women’s rights activists and advocates worked hard during the pre-Charter constitutional negotiations to […]

Beijing+20 – a gathering of the decades for the 2015 Commission on the Status of Women

May 10th, 2015|Comments Off on Beijing+20 – a gathering of the decades for the 2015 Commission on the Status of Women

By Lara Koerner Yeo

2015 marks the 20th year anniversary of the 1995 Beijing Declaration and […]

The Responsibility to Protect Turns 10

May 4th, 2015|Comments Off on The Responsibility to Protect Turns 10

By Logan St. John-Smith

This year is the tenth anniversary of the 2005 World Summit, which […]