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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Human Rights

First Session, Forty-second Parliament, 2015-16

Chair: The Honourable JIM MUNSON


Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 (in camera)

Issue No. 11

Eleventh meeting:

Issues relating to human rights and, inter alia, to review the machinery of government dealing with Canada's international and national human rights obligations

Seventh meeting:

Study on steps being taken to facilitate the integration of newly-arrived Syrian refugees and to address the challenges they are facing, including by the various levels of government, private sponsors and non-governmental organizations

INCLUDING:
THE FIFTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Finding Refuge in Canada: A Syrian Resettlement Story)


WITNESSES

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

As an individual:

Audrey Park.

Canadian Feminist Alliance for International Action:

Shelagh Day, Chair, Human Rights Committee and Co-Founder (by video conference).

European Women's Lobby:

Mary Collins, Senior Policy and Advocacy Coordinator.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Jim Munson, Chair

The Honourable Salma Ataullahjan, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Andreychuk, *Carignan, P.C. (or Martin), Gagné, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare), Hubley, Martin, Nancy Ruth, Ngo, Omidvar

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)