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.

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The International Law of State Immunity and Torture

June 16th, 2015|Comments Off on The International Law of State Immunity and Torture

The International Law of State Immunity and Torture

by Parinaz Lak

Abstract

The absence of an international provision, governing […]

Access to Justice and the International Human Rights Framework

May 27th, 2015|Comments Off on Access to Justice and the International Human Rights Framework

By Pamela R. Kovacs

 Access to justice is a trending topic in Canada and in many […]

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 […]