“Human Rights Hotspots” with Alex Neve

This event was a panel discussion about current ‘hot spots’ for massive human rights violations and areas of the world that should be of concern to Canadian parliamentarians.The objective of the event was to inform parliamentarians about regions of the world that are at risk for human rights violations, mass atrocities, persecution of minorities, and other crimes against humanity.Mr. Alex Neve, Secretary General of Amnesty International, provided a ‘tour of the world’ for unstable regions and specifically discussed areas of the world that do not receive adequate media attention.