The Indo-Pacific: Security Governance & Peace

Kaneff Research Tower, York University

This second round of the annual series of workshops on “The Geotechnical Politics of Ocean Frontiers” focusses on “The Indo-Pacific”. This workshop brings together scholars, officials and research experts to discuss a range of trans-frontier security issues emerging from the Indo-Pacific region. Of critical importance is clarity on what the “Indo-Pacific” construct means and implies, […]

Make Cool Tech Stuff (Not Weapons)

Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery 25 Caroline Street North, Waterloo, Ontario

Interested in the discussion on tech for good and responsible uses of artificial intelligence and robotics? Join Project Ploughshares in Waterloo on November 14 and hear Ryan Gariepy, Chief Technology Officer of Clearpath Robotics and Otto Motors, speak about the issues of autonomous weapons and the need for an international treaty banning these weapons systems. […]

Free

Restored and Forgiven: The Power of Restorative Justice

Conrad Grebel University College, Great Hall, Room 1111 140 Westmount Road North, Waterloo, Ontario

Conrad Grebel University College and Mennonite Central Committee Ontario are excited to be hosting Ray & Vi Donovan from the United Kingdom as guest speakers for Restorative Justice Week in November.  As parents of an 18-year-old boy murdered in the street 16 years ago, they work passionately to give voice to a restorative justice approach, through education […]

Free

The End of the ICC? Recent Developments in International Criminal Law

Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, Western University Social Science Centre, London, Ontario

The Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, based at Western University, is pleased to present the next event in its TJ and the Law Speaker Series: The End of the ICC? Recent Developments in International Criminal Law. The talk will take place from 12:30-2:00 pm on Nov. 21, 2018, in the Moot Court Room at […]

Free

Justice and Reconciliation in World Politics

Balsillie School of International Affairs, Room 1-43 67 Erb Street West, Waterloo, Ontario

Justice and Reconciliation in World Politics is a study in normative and critical theory of how to conceptualize practices of justice and reconciliation that aim to respond to colonial injustices in international and transnational contexts. Examining cases of colonial war, genocide, forced sexual labour, forcible incorporation, and dispossession, this book highlights the structural injustices involved […]

Free

The Power of Restorative Justice: Philosophy & Practice

Conrad Grebel University College 140 Westmount Road North, Waterloo, Ontario

This three-day workshop is a rare opportunity to learn about the positive impact and benefits of a restorative justice approach, from the experience of victims of a serious crime. Vi and Ray have spent the past twelve years using their devastating experience to educate communities, and help create system change in regional policing, and probation. Ray & […]

$450

Human Trafficking in Northeastern Ontario

Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, Western University Social Science Centre, London, Ontario

The Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, based at Western University, is pleased to host Rosemary Nagy (Nipissing University) who will present on Human Trafficking in Northeastern Ontario. The talk will take place from 2:30-3:30 pm on Dec. 6, 2018, in room 6210 of the Social Science Centre. Open to all, no registration required.

Free

Displaced Persons in Chocó, Colombia

Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, Western University Social Science Centre, London, Ontario

The Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, based at Western University, is pleased to present a talk by Allison Cordoba (TJ Centre): Displaced Persons in Chocó, Colombia. The talk will take place from 1:30-2:30 pm on Jan. 23, 2019, in room 1225 of University College at Western. Open to all, no registration required.

Free

Vancouver International Humanitarian Law Conference

Peter A Allard School of Law 1822 East Mall UBC, Vancouver, BC

Women, Children and War International Humanitarian Law (IHL) limits and prevents human suffering in armed conflicts. Women and children are the most vulnerable in war and are provided special protections under IHL. Despite this, women still face problems such as sexual violence and risks to their health. Children continue to be recruited as fighters, separated […]

Free

Limits of Sovereignty: Rethinking International Criminal Justice

Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, Western University Social Science Centre, London, Ontario

The Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction, based at Western University, is pleased to present a talk by Ryan Liss (Western Law and TJ Centre): Limits of Sovereignty: Rethinking International Criminal Justice. The talk will take place from 1:30-2:30 pm on Feb. 27, 2019, in room 1225 of University College at Western. Open to all, […]

Free


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