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Panel Discussion: UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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Plan to attend this panel discussion about the implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, moderated by Prof. David Macdonald. This high-profile panel features:

  • Sheryl Lightfoot, Canada Research Chair in Global Indigenous Rights and Politics and Associate Professor of Political Science, Public Policy and Indigenous Studies, University of British Columbia
  • Paul Joffe, Human rights attorney specializing in Indigenous peoples’ rights, including international human rights, member of the Ontario and Quebec bars
  • Jennifer Preston, Indigenous rights coordinator, Canadian Friends Service Committee (Quakers)

Looking for more on this topic? Assembly of First Nations Chief Perry Bellegarde is on campus to present Honouring Promises: Advancing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples the same evening.

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Date:
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Venue

McLaughlin Library
480 Gordon Street
Guelph, Ontario Canada

Room 246A

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246A