FEBRUARY 26, 2019 - SCIENCE, a Human Right

The Human Rights Research and Education Centre is pleased to partner with the Canadian Commission for UNESCO, the Institute for Science, Society and Policy (ISSP), and Scholars at Risk (SAR) uOttawa to present:

SCIENCE, a Human Right

 

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
4 to 6 p.m.
Human Rights Research and Education Centre
Fauteux Hall - FTX570
(57 Louis-Pasteur Private, uOttawa)

Event in English. | Light refreshments provided.
RSVP: HRREC@uOttawa.ca



Welcome Remarks:

  • John PACKER | Director, Human Rights Research and Education Centre, University of Ottawa

Speakers:

  • Dick BOURGEOIS-DOYLE | Writer and Science Administrator, former Secretary General of the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) — Biography

"The Universality of Science and the New UNESCO Recommendation on Science and Scientific Researchers"

  • Heather MORRISON | Associate Professor, School of Information Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Ottawa — Biography

"Science in the Context of Social Media"

  • Margaret McCUAIG-JOHNSTON | Senior Fellow, Institute for Science, Society and Policy (ISSP), University of Ottawa — Biography

"Reflections on Implementing the UNESCO Recommendation in China"

Closing Remarks:

  • Viviana FERNANDEZ | Assistant Director, Human Rights Research and Education Centre, University of Ottawa & Steering Committee Member of Scholars at Risk (SAR) Canada

SCIENCE, A Human Right
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