Events

International Women’s Day

Saturday, March 8, 2014 Erna Paris will deliver the keynote address at the Providence Spirituality Centre, 1200 Princess St., Kingston, Ontario. For more information: International Women’s Day 2014 Conference Read the full Keynote Address

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The Asian Holocaust: Renowned Canadian Authors Speak

Wednesday October 30, 2013, Confucius Institute Edmonton (CIE) Local volunteer group Edmonton ALPHA announced today that internationally-recognized Canadian writers, Erna Paris and Joy Kogawa, will address students in several Edmonton senior high schools on November 21 and 22. In addition, the authors will address a symposium, entitled Why History Matters: The Need for Learning about […]

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“Forum on Ethics,” Renmin University, Beijing China

October 24, 2012   Erna lectured in the Forum on Ethics program on the history of international humanitarian law culminating in the birth of the International Criminal Court.

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Human Rights Watch Meeting, Paris, France

September 24, 2012 Erna attended the Paris Committee meeting of Human Rights Watch, France, where she spoke about the strong work being done by the Toronto HRW Committee and office with regard to both international and Canadian rights issues.

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Erna Paris to receive WFM – Canada World Peace Award

May 23, 2012, Ottawa Acclaimed Canadian author Erna Paris is the 2012 recipient of the WFM – Canada World Peace Award. The award, to be presented July 12 in Winnipeg, recognizes an outstanding Canadian whose work advances awareness and action in support of a more peaceful future for humanity. (Version française)

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