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Canada urged to repatriate orphaned five-year-old girl held in Syrian camp 5/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Terrorism
  • Women
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Health
  • Migrant workers
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Sale of children
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New eugenics: UN disability expert warns against ‘ableism’ in medical practice 2/28/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Kuwait
  • Canada
  • Netherlands
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Disability
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Canada: UN expert praises new bill recognising rights of Indigenous women 8/28/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Violence against women
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Canada: New rights-focused housing policy shows the way for other countries, says UN expert 6/24/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Adequate housing
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Canada “a welcome ally” in advancing human rights around the world – Bachelet 6/20/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
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Canada’s inaction on toxic exposure a disturbing sign of discrimination: UN expert 6/7/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Toxic waste
E F S R C A
End-of-visit statement by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights and hazardous substances and wastes, Baskut Tuncak on his visit to Canada, 24 May to 6 June 2019 6/6/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Canada
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Toxic waste
E F S R C A
The crime of exporting deadly air must end, says UN expert 6/4/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Toxic waste
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UN expert to examine Canada’s record on hazardous substances and wastes 5/23/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Toxic waste
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Canada needs to ensure systemic change for people with disabilities, says UN human rights expert 4/12/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Canada
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Disability
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