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February 26, 2014 – ICJ Canada’s Speaker Series : Dialogues in Human Rights

ICJ Canada and the Human Rights Research and Education Centre are pleased to announce the second talk of the 2013- 2014 speaker series Dialogues in Human Rights: “What Happens to Rights during Times of War?” 26 FEB 2014 18:00 – 21:00 HRREC, 550 Fauteux, 57 Louis Pasteur, uOttawa Free and open to the public, please.. Read more »

February 25, 2014 – Carlos Nieto Palma Human Rights Award recipient from the Canadian Embassy will present “The Human Rights Situation in Venezuela” at HRREC

Presented by the Human Rights Research and Education Centre and Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada, Government of Canada The Centre for Peace and Human Rights “Padre Luis MarĂ­a Olaso” at the Universidad Central de Venezuela and the Canadian Embassy in Venezuela have announced that the 2013 Human Rights Award has been granted.. Read more »

February 24, 2014 – IGLP Doha Workshop: Four Young Legal Scholars Reflections on Global Law, Economic Policy and Social Justice

The Workshop is an intensive residential program designed for young scholars and faculty from around the world developing innovative ideas and alternative approaches to issues of global law, economic policy and social justice in the aftermath of the economic crisis. All the presenters joined a select group of young scholars and leading faculty from around.. Read more »

February 12, 2014 – Environmental Law Lunch Series event “Subaltern Environmentalism: Women, indigenous peoples and envisioning a post-extractive society in Peru and Ecuador” by Dr. Areli Valencia

The Centre for Environmental Law and Global Sustainability and the Human Rights Research and Education Centre invite you to “Subaltern Environmentalism: Women, indigenous peoples and envisioning a post-extractive society in Peru and Ecuador” Speaker: Dr. Areli Valencia 11:30 – 13:00 uOttawa, 57 Louis Pasteur Fauteux 351 Abstract: Building on the integration of the environmental justice.. Read more »

February 4, 2014 – Confronting Threats to the Rights and Survival of Indigenous Peoples: The Case of Colombia

*En anglais seulement Amnesty International, The Human Rights Research and Education Centre and the Faculty of Law, uOttawa, invite you to a dialogue with Deputy Justice Federico Guzmán Duque, a respected jurist working with the Council of State in Colombia and MarĂ­a Patricia TobĂłn YagarĂ­, a respected Embera Indigenous lawyer working with the National Indigenous.. Read more »