The Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (MIGS) conducts in-depth scholarly research and proposes concrete policy recommendations to resolve conflicts before they degenerate into mass atrocity crimes.
3 Jun 2019 | Montreal, Canada
Organized By : Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies
Join the Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (MIGS) at Concordia University, Amnesty International Francophone Canada, the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights, the Canadian International Council and the Centre for International Peace and Security Studies at McGill University for #RightsCity 2019.
#RightsCity is a global initiative that brings together inspiring leaders with the goal to provide insights into pressing human rights issues.
This large-scale event will include discussions on atrocity prevention, and will feature presentations from Mr. Adama Dieng (United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide), Mr. Romeo Dallaire (Canadian retired Lieutenant-General and Senator, humanitarian advocate, founder of the Child Soldiers Initiative and MIGS Distinguished Senior Fellow) and Ms. Jennifer Welsh (Canada 150 Research Chair in Global Governance and Security at McGilll University, former United Nations Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect).
Find out more about the program and registration here.