Human Rights – June 2, 2014 – Part 2

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Human Rights – June 2, 2014 – Part 2

The Senators continue their examination of the mandate and practices of various United Nations organizations in addressing the needs of displaced children in the current crisis in Syria. The United Nations Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) Yasmin Haque, deputy director of the Office of Emergency Programmes, and Francois Ducharme, emergency specialist at the Office of Emergency Programmes, discuss the on-the-ground challenges that their organization is facing when helping Syrian children in refugee camps. (June 2, 2014)