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Webinar on Human Rights Crisis in Belarus

12 December 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EST
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December 10 is International Human Rights Day. On this occasion, Belarusian Canadian Alliance is organizing a webinar to draw the world’s attention to unprecedented human rights violations in Belarus and shed light on human rights protection mechanisms that exist in Belarus today.

When and Where:

  • Saturday, December 12, 2020
  • https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85771558477
  • 10:00 AM Toronto (Canada)
  • 15:00 London (UK)
  • 16:00 Stockholm (Sweden)
  • 16:00 Munich (Germany)

Our distinguished panel includes:

  • Ales Bialiatski, Chairman of the Belarusian Human Rights Center “Viasna”, former prisoner of conscience, winner of numerous awards, laureate of the Right Livelihood Award earlier this year.
  • Valiantsin Stefanovich, Deputy Chairman of the Belarusian Human Rights Center “Viasna”, lawyer and human rights activist, Vice-President of FIDH (International Federation for Human Rights)
  • Martin Uggla, Östgruppen Initiative for Democracy and Human Rights (Sweden)
  • Marco Fieber, Libereco Partnership for Human Rights (Germany-Switzerland)
  • Hilary Homes, Amnesty International (Canada)
  • Aisha Jung, Amnesty International (United Kingdom)

Note:

  • Viasna Human Rights Center is a non-governmental human rights organization established in 1996. Viasna is a member of FIDH (International Federation for Human Rights).
  • Amnesty International is a global movement of over 7 million people in more than 150 countries working together to protect and promote human rights.
  • Östgruppen (Swedish Initiative for Democracy and Human Rights) works to strengthen democracy and cast light on human rights abuses in Eastern Europe.
  • Libereco – Partnership for Human Rights is an independent German-Swiss non-governmental organization dedicated to the protection of human rights in Belarus and Ukraine

Details

Date: 12 December 2020
Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Event Category:Webinar
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Organizer

Phone: (416) 530-1025
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