AITO Regional Meeting 2018
September 22 2018, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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
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