Irwin Cotler to Receive Special Award by the Venezuelan National Assembly

In the context of the event Perspectives on the Crisis in Venezuela, that will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, the Hon. Irwin Colter will receive a Special Award by the Standing Committee on Foreign policy, Sovereignty and Integration of the Venezuelan National Assembly in appreciation for his advocacy for the freedom of all political prisoners in Venezuela.

The Honorable Irwin Cotler is Emeritus Professor of Law (McGill University), former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and longtime Member of Parliament, and Chairman of the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights.

If you wish to attend the event, please RSVP to HRREC@uOttawa.ca.

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