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, […]

Holocaust Remembrance Day 2015: enduring lessons 70 years on

April 13th, 2015|Comments Off

By Adam Edgerley

This year, Holocaust Remembrance Day takes place on April 15. Seventy years after […]

Canada in Violation of International Human Rights Law – Pressure mounts to hold national inquiry

March 31st, 2015|Comments Off

By Lara Koerner Yeo

On Friday, 6 March 2015, the United Nations Committee on the Elimination […]

Is CETA the Iron Curtain to freedom of movement between Canada and the European Union?

March 19th, 2015|Comments Off

By Ashli Pinnock 

In an increasingly globalized economy, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) currently […]