March 25th, 2015

“Affirming that States must ensure that any measure taken to combat terrorism complies with all their obligations under international law and must adopt such measures in accordance with international law, in particular international human rights, refugee and humanitarian law.” – General Assembly, Measures to eliminate international terrorism, UN Doc. A/RES/69/127 (10 December 2014) (adopted without […]

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March 17th, 2015

Canadian Friends Service Committee supports Bill C-641 – An Act to ensure that the laws of Canada are consistent with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.   Jennifer Preston, CFSC’s Indigenous Rights Program Coordinator, was in Ottawa recently as part of a panel discussing the implications of the Bill and what […]

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Indigenous Rights