Canada's human rights record under scrutiny at UN

Human rights committee expected to release report July 23.

UN Photo: Kim Haughton
Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks to the UN General Assembly on Sept. 25, 2014 in New York.
Marie-Danielle Smith
Published: Wednesday, 07/15/2015 12:00 am EDT

A UN panel took aim at Canada's human rights record last week, including its treatment of its indigenous population and refugee claimants and how its mining companies act abroad.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.


Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00


Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.



This Week's Issue
policy briefings