Canadian Human Rights Agencies Call for Action

The Canadian Association of Statutory Human Rights Agencies (CASHRA) urges the Government of Canada to work with Aboriginal peoples’ organizations to develop and implement a national action plan that would focus on addressing and preventing the root causes of violence against Aboriginal women and girls, including poverty and systemic discrimination. It further calls on the Government to establish an … Read more

Human Rights Agencies call on Government of Canada to Implement the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Human Rights Agencies call on Governments across Canada to Implement the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Marking December 3rd United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the Canadian Association of Statutory Human Rights Agencies (CASHRA) today launched its new brochure, Canada and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons … Read more