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Human Rights Research Hub is Launched!

We are writing to let you know that the “Human Rights Research Hub” has been launched. The purpose is to share YOUR events and build a stronger human rights research community in Winnipeg and beyond. Are you based in Winnipeg and the surrounding area and work on human rights issues

Upcoming Events

Jan
31
Mon
2:30 pm Critical Conversations: Historic... @ Centre for Human Rights Research
Critical Conversations: Historic... @ Centre for Human Rights Research
Jan 31 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Critical Conversations: Historic Wrongs and Human Rights in Canada @ Centre for Human Rights Research
In 2022, the University of Manitoba’s Centre for Human Rights Research annual seminar series will be online, and run in conjunction with a senior/honours course in the Department of History, Faculty of Arts.  Our theme is “Historic Wrongs and Human Rights in Canada.”  Please join us to hear leading scholarsRead More →
7:00 pm The Arts of Indigenous Health an... @ University of Manitoba Press
The Arts of Indigenous Health an... @ University of Manitoba Press
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Arts of Indigenous Health and Well-Being Virtual Launch @ University of Manitoba Press
Join editors Nancy Van Styvendale, J.D. McDougall, Robert Henry, and Robert Alexander Innes and a panel of contributing authors for the launch of The Arts of Indigenous Health and Well-Being! REGISTER IN ADVANCE HERE. Send questions or comments to Sarah.Ens@umanitoba.ca. The Arts of Indigenous Health and Well-Being demonstrates the healingRead More →
Feb
1
Tue
12:00 pm Robson Hall Distinguished Visito...
Robson Hall Distinguished Visito...
Feb 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Distinguished Visitors Lecture Series is pleased to welcome Dr. Helen Duffy of Leiden University, Professor of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. Please Register for this event here: https://forms.office.com/r/k3MEms1tnb About Dr. Helen Duffy Dr. Duffy is a graduate of the universities of Glasgow (LLB), University College London (LLM), Edinburgh (Dip.LP)Read More →
Feb
3
Thu
10:00 am International Humanitarian Law (...
International Humanitarian Law (...
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
International Humanitarian Law (IHL): Past Trends, Current Reflections, and the Future
Thursday, February 3, 2022, 10am CST: The Ins and Outs of IHL Rules of war have been around since ancient times. However, it wasn’t until the end of the 19th century that the first international treaties regulating armed conflict were born. This panel will discuss the development of IHL, includingRead More →
12:00 pm Robson Hall Distinguished Visito...
Robson Hall Distinguished Visito...
Feb 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Robson Hall Distinguished Visitors Lecture Series: Dr. Darcy Lindberg
The Distinguished Visitors Lecture Series presents Dr. Darcy Lindberg from the University of Victoria Faculty of Law. The title of Dr. Lindberg’s talk is “Promises to Keep: Cree Treaties, Cree Ceremonies, and Pathways to a Shared Constitution.” Please register for this event here: https://forms.office.com/r/hafXH5nH73 About Dr. Darcy Lindberg Darcy Lindberg isRead More →
Feb
8
Tue
6:00 pm International Humanitarian Law: ...
International Humanitarian Law: ...
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
International Humanitarian Law: Past Trends, Current Reflections, and the Future
Tuesday, February 8, 2022, 6:00pm CST: The Status of IHL Today In the seven decades since the signing of the Geneva Conventions, IHL has remained one of the most important tools available to reduce human suffering in war. However, noncompliance remains an intractable problem and the nature of warfare hasRead More →
Feb
10
Thu
12:00 pm 13th Annual Delloyd J. Guth Visi...
13th Annual Delloyd J. Guth Visi...
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
13th Annual Delloyd J. Guth Visiting Lecture in Legal History: Dr. Barrington Walker
Robson Hall presents the 13th Annual DeLloyd J. Guth Visiting Lecture in Legal History featuring Dr. Barrington Walker Dr. Walker will be speaking on: “Inchoate Citizens: Black Canadians, Law and the Racial State.” Please register for this event here: https://forms.office.com/r/4tSHN5Xy6C Abstract This presentation draws from published work and works inRead More →
Feb
21
Mon
2:30 pm Critical Conversations: Historic... @ Centre for Human Rights Research
Critical Conversations: Historic... @ Centre for Human Rights Research
Feb 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Critical Conversations: Historic Wrongs and Human Rights in Canada @ Centre for Human Rights Research
In 2022, the University of Manitoba’s Centre for Human Rights Research annual seminar series will be online, and run in conjunction with a senior/honours course in the Department of History, Faculty of Arts.  Our theme is “Historic Wrongs and Human Rights in Canada.”  Please join us to hear leading scholarsRead More →
Mar
11
Fri
12:00 pm International Humanitarian Law (...
International Humanitarian Law (...
Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
International Humanitarian Law (IHL): Past Trends, Current Reflections, and the Future
Friday, February 11, 2022, 12:00pm CST: The Future of IHL Development of new technologies will shape the future of armed conflict, including means and methods such as autonomous weapons, armed drones, and cyber warfare. Will the rules of IHL be applicable and relevant in armed conflicts of tomorrow? For moreRead More →

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