Canada has received both a sharp reprimand and a strong call to action in the preliminary observations of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Adequate Housing, Miloon Kothari, in his preliminary observations at the end of his fact-finding mission to Canada (October 22, 2007).
Archives for October 2007
The Speech from the Throne, which will be read on Tuesday, October 16, sets the key objectives for the federal government in the next session of Parliament. The throne speech, along with the budget (which is usually released in February), are the two most important annual policy statements of the federal government. The policy environment […]
A public forum with MILOON KOTHARI, United Nations’ Special Rapporteur on the Right to Adequate Housing, and BARBARA HALL, Chief Commissioner, Ontario Human Rights Commission. Friday, Oct. 19, 6 p.m., Church of the Holy Trinity, Trinity Square (southwest of Yonge and Dundas). Miloon Kothari, the UN-appointed expert on housing rights, is on a fact-finding mission […]