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Alex Neve: "Human rights are our best guide through this crisis"

Alex Neve: "Human rights are our best guide through this crisis"

Alex Neve, Secretary General of Amnesty International Canada, calls for a human rights focus in the global response to the coronavirus crisis.  He identifies four human rights principles essential in the pandemic response and also looks ahead to the long-term human rights work that will be required in the aftermath of the crisis.

You can read his message here.

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