EDMONTON:  Thurs., Oct. 10, 2013;  7 – 9 pm

Constitutional Frontiers: The Fight for Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Equality in Canada

The Centre for Constitutional Studies in collaboration with the Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services and the Sheldon Chumir Foundation for Ethics in Leadership presents:

Event PosterThis panel discussion, moderated by Julie Lloyd, marks the 15th anniversary of Vriend v Alberta, in which the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that Alberta must include sexual orientation as a protected ground in human rights legislation.

Panelists Delwin Vriendbarbara findlay QC, and Dr. Kristopher Wells will reflect on the past 15 years of constitutional challenges and legal gains made in the fight for sexual and gender minority equality.

Panelists will address crucial issues while celebrating past legal victories to chart a bold new course for our future.

Edmonton:  University of Alberta
TELUS Centre –  87 Ave. & 111 St. NW, North-West corner of the intersection
Room 134
 Thurs., Oct. 10;  7 – 9 pm
This event is FREE & OPEN to the public.

FacebookConstitutional Frontiers: The Fight for Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Equality in Canada (Edmonton)


CALGARY:  Wed., Oct. 16, 2013;   7 9 pm

FacebookHuman Rights in Alberta: A Conversation with Delwin Vriend (Calgary)

EPCOR Centre for Performing Arts, Calgary
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
7:00 – 9:00 pm
Registration required

Institute for Sexual Minority Studies & Services
5-188 Education North Building 
11210 – 87 Ave
Faculty of Education  | University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA
|  T6G 2G5
p: 780.492.4909 
| f: 780.492.2024

Faculty of Education
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2G5



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