Skip to main content

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.

Share

Canada Pushing for Debt Relief for Africa

May 20, 2020

It is encouraging to see this report about Canada's leadership on debt relief and to learn of the government's plans to respond to the UN global appeal for contributions to help fight the... Read more

Protecting Girls during COVID-19

May 13, 2020

The impact of COVID 19 on adolescent girls in Africa is likely to have devastating long term effects.  The pandemic will exacerbate the inequalities already faced by young girls.  Read the... Read more

Twitter Icon

RT : Are we socialized to accept scarcity? Health Hero Paul Farmer urges equal health care for the most vulnerable | CBC… https://t.co/z9gZ3h4XWK
1 day 19 hours ago