About Our Advocacy
From time to time, CLAIHR undertakes various advocacy projects and campaigns to further our mandate of promoting the recognition of internationally-protected fundamental human rights in Canada and abroad.
To learn more about CLAIHR’s advocacy work, please select one of the topics below.
Arms Exports to Israel Violate Canadian and International Law, Says Canadian and Palestinian Coalition to Federal Government [ENG] | Les exportations d’armes vers Israël violent le droit canadien et international, déclare une coalition canadienne et palestinienne au gouvernement fédéral [FR]
Submission to Canada’s Strategy for Responsible Business Conduct: Canada must adopt mandatory legislative and administrative measures to ensure Canadian corporations do not violate human rights abroad.
CLAIHR Statement on Ontario’s Emergency Powers: Ontario’s Bill 195, which extends Ontario’s emergency powers without oversight or a declared state of emergency, is inconsistent with international law.
CLAIHR also supports the work of other organizations by signing onto their letters and calls to action. These initiatives can be found here.