Subcommittee on International Human Rights – February 16, 2017

In Committee from the House of Commons

Subcommittee on International Human Rights – February 16, 2017

The committee begins its study on the human rights situation in South Sudan. Edmond Wega, acting director general of Global Affairs Canada’s Southern and Eastern Africa Bureau, provides an overview of the current political context, the factors that have plunged the country into crisis, and Canada’s efforts to support human rights and to find a sustainable solution to the conflict. (February 16, 2017)