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March 14, 2014 – Law as Ally or Enemy in the War on Cyberbullying

14 MAR 2014 11:30-13:00 Fauteux 570, 57 Louis-Pasteur, uOttawa RSVP: HRREC@uottawa.ca Wayne MacKay biography C.M., Q.C., B.A., B.Ed., M.A., LL.B. PowerPoint presentation Wayne MacKay has had a distinguished career as a university administrator, legal scholar, respected teacher, and constitutional and human rights expert. He has served as President and Vice-Chancellor of Mount Allison University, an advisor.. Read more »

March 13, 2014 – Interdisciplinary Research Laboratory on the Rights of the Child (IRLRC) 2014 Annual Spring Conference

“Anti-violence efforts in schools: defining child rights-based approaches” Thursday, March 13, 2014 8:30 am to 5:30 pm Faculty of Social Sciences Hall 120 University Private, Room 4007 (4th Floor) University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario The conference is open to anyone interested in children’s rights issues: faculty, students, members of community organizations, health care and social workers,.. Read more »

Art Exhibition has been extended to March 12, 2014: Mackenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry

Speaker and curator: Drew Ann Wake Due to popular demand the exhibition has been extended to March 12, 2014.  Don’t miss your chance to come see this interactive art exhibition at the Human Rights Research and Education Centre 550 Fauteux, 57 Louis Pasteur, uOttawa.  Please email Michele.Phillips@uottawa.ca to visit the exhibition.  Free and open to.. Read more »

February 28, 2014 – Refugee Night, Refugee Journeys: Navigating the Road to Safety

Please join CARL, the Refugee Hub and the Human Rights Research and Education Centre on February 28, 2014 7:00pm – 9:00 pm Alumni Auditorium, Jock Turcot University Centre, 85 University, uOttawa Step into the shoes of three refugee claimants whose stories will give you a different perspective on what it means to seek refuge in.. Read more »

February 26, 2014 – International Law Speaker Series: Preventing Genocide in a Changing World: Risk, Resilience and Responsibility

Presented by the Common Law Section, The International Law Group, The Centre for International Policy Studies and the Human Rights Research and Education Centre Mr. Adama Dieng, UN Under Secretary-General & Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide Wednesday, February 26, 2014 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Room FTX 351, Fauteux Hall.. Read more »