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.

Webinar: Responses to Homelessness in the Time of COVID19

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Nevsun Resources Ltd. v. Araya: What the Canadian Supreme Court decision means in holding Canadian companies accountable for human rights abuses abroad

April 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on Nevsun Resources Ltd. v. Araya: What the Canadian Supreme Court decision means in holding Canadian companies accountable for human rights abuses abroad

By James Yap, CLAIHR President

This post originally appeared on the blog of the Business and […]

Updates from the US-Mexico Border: A Week in the South Texas Family Residential Center

March 7th, 2019|Comments Off on Updates from the US-Mexico Border: A Week in the South Texas Family Residential Center

By Heather Cohen, CLAIHR Board Member

“Aren’t I human? Am I not the same as you?” […]

Nigeria: What Role for Canada in the Conflict With Boko Haram?

May 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Nigeria: What Role for Canada in the Conflict With Boko Haram?

By William Onyeaju, JD candidate, Osgoode Hall Law School

As the Western gaze has shifted away […]