Tue, February 25, 2020 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. free. Amnesty International UBC is proud to present our annual human rights conference for 2020, “Whose Body? Bridging the Disconnect between Rights and Reality”. Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 29th, from 10:00am-3:00pm, because this is an event you will not want to miss!
This year, we will be focusing on the interplay of human rights and sexual and reproductive health, covering a range of issues that are locally and globally significant. The conference will have compelling presentations by knowledgeable experts and activists, interactive workshops, engaging panel discussions and a FREE delicious lunch!! To make the event accessible to everyone, conference tickets are free but donations are encouraged--if you are in a position to contribute.
This year's speaker lineup includes, Dr. Farah Shroff–founder of Maternal and Infant Health Canada (MIH Can), Harlan Pruden–a First Nations Cree scholar and founder of the Two Spirit Journal, and Valeria Moncada–a young activist making big changes. Stay tuned for more details about our incredible speakers!