Event Date: Thursday, January 24th, 2013, 1 – 4 p.m. Eastern
Location: Room 560, Sally Horsfell Eaton Building, Ryerson University, 99 Gerrard Street East, Toronto
This panel presentation and discussion organized by the Ryerson University, School of Child and Youth Care, for the Ryerson community and civil society will focus on the recent review by the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child of Canada’s implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Panelists: John-Paul Chalykoff (CRC Pre-Session Youth Delegate); Irwin Elman (Ontario Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth); Francis Hare (Professor, Child and Youth Care); Gloria Small-Clarke (Durham Community Action Group); Lisa Wolff (Director, Advocacy and Education, UNICEF Canada and Director with the Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children)
Moderator: Tara Collins, Assistant Professor, School of Child and Youth Care (former director with Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children)