Jan 242017
 

CFSC is pleased to be one of the sponsors of this event “Indigenous Rights & Reconciliation: Implementing the Colombian Peace Accord”
 
A presentation by Luis Fernando Arias and Terrylynn Brant.
 
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 advocates 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. For more info contact burbano@rogers.com
Columbia peace process, Indigenous rights, reconciliation
Tuesday, March 7th, 7 pm.
University of Toronto, 100 St. George Street, Sidney Smith Hall 2098