Erwin Cotler, former Attorney General and Justice Minister of Canada is chairing the Conference “Justice and Accountability” as one of the special events marking the 25th anniversary of the Annual Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide at Vanier College. “The conference takes place at an extraordinary juncture of intersecting historical events on the eve of the 70th […]
Dafina Savic is the founder and executive director of the Roma-rights organization Romanipe and Human Rights Coordinator at the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Center.
Karen Eltis is full Professor of Law (professeure titulaire) at the Faculty of Law of the University of Ottawa and an Affiliate at the CITP Princeton University. A past Director of the Human Rights Centre, Karen specializes in the impact of new technology on constitutional rights and democracy from a comparative perspective, with special emphasis […]
Maran Turner is executive director of Freedom Now. Prior to joining Freedom Now, she was a lawyer with the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) in Johannesburg, South Africa, where she managed a team of pro bono lawyers and worked with Southern African jurists on human rights litigation.
Eminent historian Irving Abella is an expert on the Canadian labour movement and the history of Jews in Canada. Abella has been recognized with the Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, the National Jewish Book Award, and the Queen’s Jubilee Medal, among many other honours.