Bill C-47

Bill C-47 is a bill intended to enable Canada to accede to the international Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). However, CJPME consider C-47 to be highly flawed...

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Post by CJPME.

For more information on the topics in this video, please refer to:

- To read Bill C-47:

- To read the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), regulating the international trade in conventional arms:

- To read up on the Defence development sharing agreement between Canada and the United States:

- To read about the arms sales to Saudi Arabia see: Marcoux, Jacques, "Saudi Arabia top non-U.S. destination for Canadian arms exports: federal report", CBC News, June 22 2017,

- To read the report by CJPME, Amnesty International, Oxfam, Project Ploughshares, the Rideau Institute and other NGOs presenting their serious concerns about bill C-47 and Canada’s flawed accession to the International Arms Trade Treaty follow this link: