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Reconciliation & Indigenous Rights: Implementing the Colombian Peace Accord

Start Date and Time:

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 7:00PM

End Date and Time:

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 9:00PM

Luis Fernando Arias - Indigenous leader of the Kankuamo people and General Counsel of the National Indigenous Organization of Colombia (ONIC). The ONIC represents 47 Indigenous organizations in Colombia, and advocate for Indigenous peoples, threatened by armed conflict, forced displacement and the imposition of resource extraction projects.

Terrylynn Brant - Turtle clan of the Mohawk Nation of Grand River, Six Nations and traditional Mohawk Seedkeeper.

Music by Beny Esguerra - multi-instrumentalist, lyricist and arts educator born in Colombia.

Food and refreshments will be provided.

 

Sponsor(s)

  • Colombia
  • Department of History
  • Common Frontiers Canada

Contact Information

Lucho van Isschot
luis.vanisschot@utoronto.ca

Location:

Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room 2098, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3 view full map

Categories:

Lectures

Audiences:

Faculty, Alumni and Friends, Community, Graduate Students

Colombian man with a microphone speaking at a rally