Moderator: Tara Alami, Palestinian organizer and writer
Wesam Ahmad, Palestinian human rights advocate at Al-Haq
James Yap, Canadian lawyer specializing in business and human rights.
Jonathan Kuttab, international human rights lawyer
Kathryn Ravey, Business and Human Rights Legal Researcher, Al-Haq
Land Day 2022 Webinar
This webinar considered direct approaches to challenge corporate complicity in the continued colonization of Palestine. This included judicial and non-judicial mechanisms in in the Canadian specific as well as broader international context.
Co-sponsors: Just Peace Advocates, Al-Haq, Canadian Lawyers for International Human Rights
Some key links shared during the webinar:
Wesam Ahmad, Business and Human Rights, Conflict and the Converging Legacies of Colonialism in the Palestinian Present, Cambridge Core Blog, May 25, 2021.
31 CSOS DEMAND UN TO INCLUDE CAF IN SETTLEMENT DATABASE
Nevsun Resources Ltd. v. Araya, 2020 SCC 5 (CanLII)
Just Peace Advocates “Legal and Tactical Guide”
Canadian Lawyers for International Human Rights (CLAIHR)