"Transnational Torts in Canadian Courts"

On January 19, 2016 the IHRP and Munk School of Global Affairs hosted an informative conversation between the Honourable Ian Binnie and H. Scott Fairley. Professor of Law Audrey Macklin moderated.


"Silence in the Courts" Film Screening Event

On December 2, 2015 award-winning filmmaker Prasanna Vithanage screened his film "Silence in the Courts"


Samer Muscati (JD 2002) brings a wealth of experience and international perspective to the IHRP


We Have No Rights

IHRP releases report to coincide with World Refugee Day that finds arbitrary imprisonment and cruel treatment of migrants with mental health issues in Canada


Imposing Silence: The Use of India's Laws to Suppress Free Speech

IHRP and its partners PEN Canada and PEN International release report to mark Prime Minister Modi's first year in office

Grant Support

Elton John AIDS Foundation supports the International Human Rights Program


Sending students into the field for over 25 years


the field of international human rights law

The IHRP: Advancing the Field of International Human Rights Law

The International Human Rights Program at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law enhances the legal protection of existing and emerging international human rights obligations through advocacy, knowledge-exchange, and capacity-building initiatives that provide experiential learning opportunities for students and legal expertise to civil society.

Video Celebrating IHRP's 25th Anniversary