Alarm over human rights in Canada
Alarm over human rights in CanadaA controversial law aimed at protests in Quebec has drawn notice from the UN Human Rights Council.
Navi Pillay, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights addresses the 20th Session of the Human Rights Council. 18 June 2012. Photo by Jean-Marc Ferré / Flickr [Creative Commons]
The United Nations' highest human rights official listed Canada as a cause for "alarm" in her address to the UN Human Rights Council. The address by Navi Pillay, the High Commissioner for Human Rights, was published on the website for her office before she delivered the speech today: