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Date Friday, May 17th, 2013
Time 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Place York Hall A100, Glendon Campus (Bayview and Lawrence), York University
Alex Neve, Secretary General, Amnesty International Canada, will give a public lecture titled "At Home and Abroad: Refugee Rights Under Siege."
The online streaming video of the November 22, 2010 lecture by Alex Neve, Secretary General of Amnesty International Canada, on the topic, "A View from Guantanamo Bay: Citizenship and Canada's Commitment to Human Rights" is now available.
A panel of experts on refugee law and policy hosted by the Centre for Refugee Studies has unanimously called on Parliament to defeat Bill C-49, the government's proposed human smuggling legislation.
Date November 22, 2010
Time 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where OISE Library, 252 Bloor Street West (direct entrance from St. George subway station), Toronto
The York University Centre for Refugee Studies presents the 3rd Annual Howard Adelman Lecture, featuring Alex Neve, on the topic, "A View From Guantanamo Bay: Omar Khadr, Citizenship and Canada's Commitment to Human Rights."