Government Information

Government of Canada Responsibilities for Domestic and International Human Rights

Human Rights Bodies (UN Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner)
Note in particular: States parties reports (pulls together federal and provincial/territorial activities in support of treaty obligations; list of issues and concluding observations, which are impartial assessments of factors and difficulties impeding implementation of the specific treaty

List of Human Rights Issues

Human Rights Committee
                 Report on Canada

Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
                Report on Canada

Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing
                Report on Canada

Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food
                Report on Canada and End-of-mission statement

Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobic and Related Intolerance - Report on Canada

United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Indigenous Peoples and the United Nations Human Rights System

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

International Indian Treaty Council

Tebtebba Indigenous People’s International Centre for Policy, Research and Education

doCip Indigenous Peoples’ Center for Documentation, Research and Information

 

Content last updated: September 27, 2018