Canada’s mining record criticized for human rights at UN

Canada’s human rights record is being called into question ahead of a United Nations review of its diplomatic support for mining in Latin America. The Justice and Corporate Accountability Project (JCAP), a Canada-based legal activist group, on Wednesday submitted a 30-page report to the UN Human Rights Council documenting what it said is ?continued diplomatic support of mining companies over the safety of human rights and environment defenders in Mexico, Guatemala, Peru and Ecuador.

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Author: Shaun Polczer