Universal Periodic Review Second Cycle - Canada- Reference Documents

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The views and/or opinions expressed in the contributions listed below are those of the contributing organizations and do not reflect in any way the views and/or opinions of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. The use and posting of the contributions do not provide any legal and/or other status to the contributing organizations vis à vis the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.


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CHRC - Canadian Human Rights Commission  E | F  

Civil Society

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ACLC - African Canadian Legal Clinic E  
AEHO - Alliance to End Homelessness Ottawa E   
AFN - Assembly of First Nations  E   
AI - Amnesty International  E   
AIDSLAW - Aids Law  E   
ASHNY - Atsikhata Nation ofY amassee Moors  E   
BC - British Columbia E   
CC - Council of Canadians Blue Planet Project E   
CCD - Council of Canadians with Disabilities E   
CCLA - Canadian Civil Liberties Association E   
CCRC  Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children E   
CCVT - Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture E   
CPJ - Citizens For Public Justice  E   
CRARR - Centre for Research-Action on Race Relations E   
CSU-LIC - Concordia Student Union Legal Information Clinic E   
CWP-CERA - Canada Without Poverty and the Centre for Equality Rights E   
ECPAT - End Child Prostitution Child Pornography and Traffic  E   
EAGLE  Cover, E   
FAFIA -  Feminist Alliance for International Action E   
GIEACPC - Global Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children  E   
HDSC - Hassan Diab Support Committee E   
HJP - Housing Justice Project E   
HRW - Human Rights Watch  E   
ICJ - International Commission of Jurists   E   
ICLMG - International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group E   
IHRP - International Human Rights Programme E   
JH CENTRE -  John Humphrey Centre E   
JS 4 - Joint Submission  E   
JS 5 - Joint Submission E
JS 6 - Joint Submission E
JS 7 - Joint Submission E
JS 13 - Joint Submission E
JS 15 - Joint Submission E
JS 16 - Joint Submission F
JS 17 - Joint Submission E
JS 18 - Joint Submission  E   
JS 19 - Joint Submission E
JS 20 - Joint Submission E
OPACY - Office Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth E   
PINAY -  Filipino Women's Organization E   
VV -  Voices Voix E
WI - Wellesley Institute E




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