MARCH 12, 2021 - Panel | Challenges for Effective Implementation for the Genocide Convention | Global Virtual Conference - Liberation War Museum

Global Virtual Conference on
Commemorating Past Genocides and Learning to Prevent Atrocity Crimes organized by the Liberation War Museum (LWM)

Panel | Challenges for Effective Implementation for the Genocide Convention

Friday, March 12, 2021
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)
In English. | ZOOM Webinar
Link to the panel: https://zoom.us/j/81883551923


Speakers:

  • John PACKER | Associate Professor in Law, Neuberger-Jesin Professor of International Conflict Resolution, Director, Human Rights Research and Education Centre (HRREC), University of Ottawa

Using the International Court of Justice to Invigorate the Genocide Convention

  • Yonah DIAMOND | Legal Counsel, Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights

The Challenges of Implementing the Genocide Convention vis-à-vis the Uyghur Situation

  • Mustafa CHOWDHURY | Author

Birth of Bangladesh and Canada’s Diplomatic Challenges in 1971

The panel will be moderated by:

  • Kyle MATTHEWS | Executive Director, Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (MIGS), Concordia University
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