Start Date: 04/08/2020 4:00 pm
End Date: 04/08/2020 6:30 pm
Marie-Ève Carignan, Head of Media Division of the UNESCO-PREV Chair, will take part in the event on August 4th, 2020 during a virtual workshop titled “Revisiting democratic spaces and citizen participation in times of pandemic” and organized by Élections Québec.
Start Date: 23/06/2020 11:00 am
End Date: 23/06/2020 2:30 pm
To contribute to the discussion on systemic racism, the Association for Canadian Studies, Metropolis Canada and the Canadian Commission for UNESCO are organizing a free online conference titled “Understanding Systemic Racism in Canada: Concept and Data”. Bringing together experts to assess anti-racism policies and practices, present new data on Canadians’ perceptions of systemic racism, and share the perspectives of Indigenous and racialized communities in Canada, the web event will take place on June 23rd, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Start Date: 04/06/2020 4:00 pm
End Date: 13/12/2019 5:30 pm
Examining contemporary cases and international responses, this live briefing will bring together leading academic and policy experts to analyze gendered dynamics of violent extremism, and discuss what a gender lens means for how we respond to violent extremism today. On Thursday, the 4th of June 2020, from 16:00 to 17:30 (CET/GMT+1), the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism – The Hague will host an online live briefing, followed by a Q&A session, on gender and violent extremism.
Location: Concordia University (1250, Guy Street), Montréal, QC, Canada
Start Date: 04/05/2020 12:00 am
End Date: 18/06/2020 11:59 pm
The UNESCO-PREV Chair presents its Summer Institute course titled “(Re) Imagining the Prevention of Radicalisation and Violent Extremism”, offered through distance-learning classes from May 4th to June 8th, and from June 16th to 18th, 2020.
Location: Le Gesù (room Custeau), Montréal, QC, Canada
Start Date: 17/03/2020 5:00 pm
End Date: 17/03/2020 7:00 pm
As part of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, the Ministry of Canadian Heritage, Québec region, will host an event titled “Diversity and Inclusion: Diversity Representativeness For the Elimination of Racial Discrimination” on March 17th, 2020, in Montréal, Canada.
M. Vivek Venkatesh, Co-Holder of the UNESCO Chair in prevention of radicalisation and violent extremism and Professor at Concordia University, will represent the Chair and its Project SOMEONE at the event.
Location: Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada
Start Date: 07/05/2020 8:45 am
End Date: 08/05/2020 5:00 pm
Alongside their collaborators, the UNESCO Chair in Prevention of Radicalisation and Violent Extremism (UNESCO-PREV Chair) and the Research and Action on Social Polarisations (RAPS) team co-organize a two-day conference on the outcomes and perspective from initiatives and practices in the field of prevention of radicalisation and violent extremism in Québec.
Location: New Residence Hall - McGill University, 3625 Parc avenue, Montreal, Quebec H2X 3P8
Start Date: 02/04/2020 8:00 am
End Date: 03/04/2020 5:00 pm
Please note that, due to the COVID-19 crisis, the event has been cancelled. Presented by the Research and Action on Social Polarisations team, in collaboration
Location: Rabat, Morocco
Start Date: 12/12/2019 9:30 am
End Date: 13/12/2019 4:00 pm
The UNESCO Chair in the Prevention of Violent Radicalization and Extremism is collaborating with Network Practicies H2020, l’Université Toulouse II Jean Jaurès, l’Association des militants des savoirs and
Location: Tunis, Tunisia
Start Date: 02/12/2019 5:00 pm
End Date: 06/12/2019 5:00 pm
Location: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal
Start Date: 19/11/2019 12:00 pm
End Date: 22/11/2019 6:00 pm
Concordia University graduate students in drama therapy, visual arts and sound studies are inviting graduate and undergraduate students from Concordia University to experience and reinterpret