The Human Rights Research and Education Centre is pleased to invite you to the virtual event:
A Human Rights Based Approach to Anti-Black Racism
Monday, February 22, 2021
4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Human Rights Research and Education Centre
ONLINE | ZOOM Webinar
Event in English. | Free and open to all.
RSVP required to receive the link: HRREC@uOttawa.ca.
The event, organized as part of the Black History Month, will bring together Neuberger-Jesin Professor John Packer, HRREC member Slava Balan, Ph. D. candidate in law and graduates of the Fall 2020 online course Human Rights & Governance: The Human Rights Based Approach (HRBA) to Policy, Law and Development (DCC4119). The speakers will discuss the challenges of anti-Black racism from an HRBA perspective and the students will make brief presentations on aspects of the application of the HRBA to the chosen topic.