Think Locally, Act Globally: Challenging Canada’s Human Rights Record at the UN

Date: 
Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 - 6:00 pm

Think Locally, Act Globally: Challenging Canada’s Human Rights Record at the UN

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 • 6:00-7:30pm Jackman Law Building • 78 Queen’s Park Cres. • Room: J250 For more information contact: ihrp.law@utoronto.ca

A community forum on the Universal Periodic Review ( UPR ) of Canada.  In May, the UN Human Rights Council is conducting its third comprehensive review of Canada’s compliance with international human rights law. Leading racial justice advocates will discuss ways they are influencing the UN review process and the Canadian government’s response.

SPEAKERS

 - Shalini Konanur, Executive Director, South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario

 - Angela Wong, Staff Lawyer, Chinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic

 - Amanda Dale, Executive Director, Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic

Organized by: Colour of PovertyColour of Change; Chinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic; South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario; Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants; and U of T’s International Human Rights Program

To register - https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/think-locally-act-globally-challenging-canadas-human-rights-record-at-the-un-tickets-44882877896


For more information contact - ihrp.law@utoronto.ca
 
Flyer attached.

 

Location: 
Jackman Law Building 78 Queens Park Room: J250 Toronto, ON M5S 2C5
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