Event Date: February 18, 2011 - 1:00 pm Location: Pavillon des sciences sociales, 120, rue Université, salle 6004 (6e étage)
A panel discussion featuring Rieky Stuart (McLeod Group), Sandeep Prasad (Action Canada for Population & Development), Leilani Farha (Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation) and Ian Smillie (McLeod Group); chaired by Huguette Labelle (Chancellor, University of Ottawa).
Organized by the McCleod Group; hosted by the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, in association with CIPS and Embassy Magazine .
Free. Registration not required. In English with a bilingual discussion period.
The Panel and subsequent discussion will explore recent trends in Canada’s official policies and practice in promoting gender equality and women’s rights, both domestically and internationally, including an examination of the recent decision to support Maternal and Child Health.