Please join us for a panel discussion with
• Isabel Caicedo Polanco, Popular Feminist Organization (OFP), Colombia
• Rose Mary Cooper, Pauktuutit, Inuit Women of Canada
• Francyne Joe, Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC)
• Bridget Tolley, Families of Sisters in Spirit
• Opening by Barbara Dumont-Hill, Algonquin Elder from Kitigan Zibi
The UN has declared the period between November 25 and December 10 as 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence.
KAIROS is marking these days by joining with partners to host a speaking tour of women human rights defenders from Colombia and Canada.
When: Thursday, December 1, 2016 | 7:00–9:00 pm
Where: Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) 233 Gilmour Street, Ottawa
This KAIROS tour is endorsed by: Aboriginal Legal Services, Americas Policy Group (APG), Amnesty International, Colombian Action Solidarity Alliance (CASA), Comité pour les droits humains en Amérique latine (CDHAL), Common Frontiers, Families of Sisters in Spirit (FSIS), InterPares, Latin American and Caribbean Solidarity Network (LACSN), Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC), Nobel Women’s Initiative, No More Silence, Pauktuutit, Peace Brigades International-Canada, Projet Accompagnement Solidarité Colombie (PASC), Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC), Quebec Native Women (QNW-FAQ), University of Toronto