The Subcommittee on International Human Rights of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development met in a televised session at 1:07 p.m. this day, in Room 237-C, Centre Block, the Chair, Scott Reid, presiding.
Members of the Subcommittee present: Hon. Irwin Cotler, Russ Hiebert, Wayne Marston, Scott Reid, Mario Silva and David Sweet.
Acting Members present: Jean Dorion for Ève-Mary Thaï Thi Lac.
Other Members present: Joy Smith.
In attendance: Library of Parliament: Robert Dufresne, Analyst; Melissa Radford, Analyst.
Witnesses: Dalit Freedom Network Canada: Joseph D'souza, President. Operation Mobilization Canada: Harvey Thiessen, Executive Director.
Joseph D'souza made a statement and answered questions.
It was agreed, — That during the week of April 27 to May 1, the Subcommittee meet on Thursday, April 30, 2009.
At 2:02 p.m., the Subcommittee adjourned to the call of the Chair.
Roger PréfontaineClerk of the Subcommittee