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75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz‎-Birkenau concentration and extermination camp:Remembering the Holocaust, Conveying its Lessons

January 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

Senator Donna Dasko, Senator Marc Gold and the Association for Canadian Studies

invite you to a special commemorative event to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz‎-Birkenau concentration and extermination camp:

Remembering the Holocaust, Conveying its Lessons

 

Speakers:

Rabbi Reuven Bulka, Congregation

Machzikei Hadas

 

The Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, 27th Governor General of Canada

 

Professor Daniel Weinstock, Faculty of Law, McGill University

 

Dafina Savic, founder of Romanipe

Dr. Rebecca Wittmann, Department of Historical Studies, University of Toronto

 

Judy Young Drache, Centre for Holocaust Education and Scholarship (CHES)

 

Jack Jedwab, President and CEO, Association for Canadian Studies

 

Jean-Paul Samputu, Rwandan Singer & Songwriter, Ambassador of Peace

 

 

Date & Time: January 24, 2020, from 9AM to 12PM

Venue: Room 200, Sir John A. Macdonald building, 144 Wellington Street, Ottawa

RSVP: January 13, 2020

Contact: miriam.taylor@acs-aec.ca or 514-925-3096

Details

Date:
January 24
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Organiser

Institut Canadien pour les identités et migration
Phone:
+514-925-3096
Website:
https://www.ciim.ca/fr/

Venue

Parlement Hill
Room 200, Sir John A. Macdonald building, 144 Wellington Street
Ottawa, Canada
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Phone:
+514-925-3096
Website:
https://www.ciim.ca/fr/