Dr. Lloyd Axworthy presents, "Indigenous Peoples and the Search for Human Security". As the current President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Winnipeg, Dr. Lloyd Axworthy is leading the effort to improve access to post-secondary education for Aboriginal students. He is perhaps best known for a 27-year political career which included several high-profile cabinet postings – most notably five years as Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Thursday, November 15, 2012 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EST
During his time with Foreign Affairs, Dr. Axworthy was internationally recognized for his advancement of the human security concept, in particular, the Ottawa Treaty – a landmark global treaty banning anti-personnel landmines – work which resulted in a Nobel Peace Prize nomination.
"Indigenous Peoples and the Search for Human Security" promises to be an insightful and thought provoking discussion of a timely and important topic.
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