The Defend Dissent Tour

Canada as a Legal Haven of the World Mining Industries: The Consequences for Human and Environmental Right

  • Human Rights Speakers Series at the Institute of 13-033 Human Rights Speaker Series-pdfInterdisciplinary Studies at Carleton University Present:
  • Monday, March 4, 2013, 4:30pm until 6:30pm
  • Dunton Tower 2017, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario

Keynote speaker:

  • Alain Deneault, author of Imperial Inc., Legal Haven of Choice for the World’s Mining Industries (2012).

Panelists:

  • Antonio Catalán, investigator with the Human Rights Defenders Protection Unit (UDEFEGUA) in Guatemala
  • Christine Jones, National Director of Peace Brigades International (PBI)-Canada Section

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defending-dissent-700Presentation of ‘The Last Walk of Adolfo Ich’ and a discussion with Guatemalan human rights defenders

  • Tuesday, March 5
  • 6:45-9:30 pm
  • Arts Court Theatre, 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa

A Co-Presentation with Toronto’s Aluna Theatre of ‘The Last Walk of Adolfo Ich’ and a panel discussion with Guatemalan human rights defenders and local guests about the criminalization of dissent.

For more information on this event:

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Posted on February 22, 2013 and filed under Events.