Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Durban III

Durban III

“I unequivocally support the decision to boycott the Durban III conference, taking place in New York next September.

“The first Durban conference, which the...

Durban III

On Thursday, Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, announced that Canada will not participate in events to...

Durban III

    Mr. Speaker, today our government announced that Canada will not be attending the September 2011 conference commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Durban...

Durban III

    Last December, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution to hold an event in September of next year to commemorate the 10th...

Layton backtracks on UN racism conference; Senior NDP MPs fear anti-Israeli tone at Durban 2

An internal caucus revolt has forced NDP leader Jack Layton to revise his party's position for a second time on Canada's participation at the...

We must hold the UN to a higher standard

Canada's support for the United Nations has been a pillar of our foreign policy since 1945. The Atlantic Charter, signed by Roosevelt and Churchill...

NDP Shift on Durban II

Mr. Speaker, after some initial confusion, the Liberal Party members came out in support of our government's decision to withdraw from the Durban process....

NDP Shift on Durban II

Mr. Speaker, in 2001 the Liberal government lent Canada's good name to a world conference against racism in Durban, South Africa, that quickly degenerated...

Durban Confrence Withdrawal

Last week three parties in the House of Commons came together to support the government’s decision to withdraw from the Durban Review Conference,

Louise Arbour’s Anti-Israel Motion Support

"Mr. Speaker, last week UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Louise Arbour welcomed the coming into force of the Arab charter, which...

Anita Neville calls on the Government of Canada to organize an international conference in Winnipeg to combat racism

“The Government of Canada has a golden opportunity to demonstrate real leadership on human rights internationally following its recent decision to withdraw from the...

Conservatives Must Continue Fight Against Racism

OTTAWA – The Conservative government must lay out its next course of action now that it has made the correct decision to pull out...