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AITO Regional Meeting 2018

September 22 2018, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

AITO team in front of the Toronto sign at Nathan Philips Square holding placards with Amnesty slogans and a large yellow Amensty International banner.

Amnesty International Toronto Organization 2018 Regional Meeting

Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Amnesty International Toronto Organization invites you to attend the Amnesty International Regional Meeting at Oakham House, Ryerson University.

We have planned an exciting and inspirational day for Amnesty International members that have a passion for human rights issues and are interested in learning about human rights work!

Keynote address: Alex Neve, Secretary General, Amnesty International, Canadian Section English-speaking

Four Concurrent Workshops:

12 Years a Prisoner & his Family Needs Him Back – Release Huseyin Celil Now!

Open for Justice – the long Campaign, the new Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise

Latest Developments in the Urgent Action Network: New Platforms for Action

Refugee Issues Interactive Workshop – “This Is Not a Game”

Guest Speaker: Michelle Shephard, Author, Journalist, Filmmaker

Panel Discussion: The Challenges & Opportunities to Activism in the Digital Age

Date: Saturday, September 22, 2018
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Regional Meeting (members sign-in between 8:15am – 8:55 am)

Place: Oakham House, Ryerson University, 63 Gould Street, Toronto
(All rooms in Oakham house are wheelchair accessible)

You do not have to be a registered member of Amnesty International to attend the Regional Meeting. It is a great opportunity for you to develop your activism skills and human rights knowledge while connecting with other Amnesty members and supporters.

Registration and Information: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/amnesty-international-toronto-organization-2018-regional-meeting-tickets-47141138414


Photo credits go to @EugenFlorinZamfirescu


September 22 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Oakham House, Ryerson University
63 Gould Street
Toronto, ON M5B 1E9 Canada