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June 26, 2014 – Lawsuits Against Canadian Mining Companies: Developments in Transnational Litigation

*English only The Human Rights Research and Education Centre invites you to a presentation : Lawsuits Against Canadian Mining Companies: Developments in Transnational Litigation June 26, 2014 18:30 – 20:00 57 Louis Pasteur, Fauteux 570, uOttawa RSVP : HRREC@uottawa.ca Info : khamilton@halifaxinitiative.org ConfĂ©renciers | Presenters : Matt Eisenbrandt, Centre canadien pour la justice internationale |.. Read more »

June 10, 2014 – Book Launch Prof. Lucie Lamarche & Prof. Pearl Eliadis

On the occasion of the CASHRA Annual Conference “Accommodation Works! Toward a More Inclusive Society” the Human Rights Research and Education Centre is pleased to present: Book Launch 14 Arguments in Favour of Human Rights Institutions Edited by Shelagh Day, Lucie Lamarche and Ken Norman & Speaking Out on Human Rights Debating Canada’s Human Rights.. Read more »

June 3, 2014 – Tiananmen Square, Witnesses to a Massacre, 25 years later

*In English Amnesty International, the Centre for International Policy Studies and the Human Rights Research and Education Centre at the University of Ottawa, present Tiananmen Square – Witnesses to a Massacre, 25 years later June 3, 2014, 12:30 – 14:00, 57 Louis Pasteur, Fauteux 147, uOttawa A light lunch will be served RSVP: HRREC@uottawa.ca Media Videos By.. Read more »

May 27, 2014 – Venezuela: Transition to Democracy?

*English with trilingual question period May 27, 2014 10:00 – 11:30 57 Louis Pasteur, Fauteux 550, uOttawa RSVP: HRREC@uottawa.ca Abstract: The panelists will discuss the current socio-political crisis in Venezuela from different perspectives.  Ariel Segal will elaborate on the neo-authoritarian features of the current regime.  Alfredo Lascoutx Ruiz will discuss the militarism of the so-called.. Read more »

April 30, 2014 – Criminal-Military-Society Nexus

*In English, with trilingual question period (English, French, Spanish) Human Rights in Latin America Brown Bag Lunch Series April 30, 2014 11:30 – 13:00 Fauteux 550 uOttawa, 57 Louis Pasteur RSVP: HRREC@uottawa.ca Conference Speaker : JoaquĂ­n Bardallo Bandera has been awarded the Gordon F. Henderson Scholarship at the master level for 2013-2014. JoaquĂ­n holds a.. Read more »