The University of Toronto's International Human Rights Program (IHRP) and several human rights groups, such as Amnesty International and the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, have prepared a joint submission on 'Rights Violations Associated with Canada’s Treatment of Vulnerable Persons in Immigration Detention.' The submission has been sent to the United Nations in hopes of raising awareness about Canada's treatment of immigration detainees, especially children and people with mental health conditions.
The Human Rights Watch has endorsed the submission's recommendations. Some of the recommendations include:
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