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November 26, Haiti: Another catastrophe in the making – Luncheon Speaker Series
November 26 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm$5 – $30.00
Group of 78 Luncheon Speaker Series
|Tuesday, November 26, 2019
| Palais Imperial Restaurant,
311- 313 Dalhousie St., Ottawa
$30 for luncheon and presentation (12:00 p.m.)
$5 for presentation only (arrive 12:45 p.m. Coffee and tea will be available)
RESERVATIONS: Group78@group78.org, 613-565-9449 ext. 22 or Eventbrite
Join us for Lunch RSVP by Friday November 22, 2019 at 12:00 p.m., presentation only participants are welcome to walk in, seating if first come first serve.
1) Interac e-transfer: direct deposit payment to firstname.lastname@example.org, please include a note with your name and email.
2) e-mail RSVP (cheque, cash, credit, debit at the door):
3) Online (Eventbrite)
*Individuals who do not cancel their reservations for the lunch at least 24 hours before the luncheon will be billed $30.
Haiti is attracting renewed attention by the world’s media, as concerns mount over its converging governance, economic and security crises. How did Haiti get to this point, almost ten years after a catastrophic earthquake in January 2010? Who are the key players and what are their agendas? What scenarios can we envisage over the coming year? Where does Canada fit in that panorama?
Stephen is a professor at the University of Ottawa’s School of International Development, where he teaches and does research at the intersection of security and development — on issues such as gender (in)equality, security sector reform and Canada’s engagement in fragile and conflict-affected societies like Haiti. Before moving to uO in 2008, he was a policy researcher and practitioner with non-governmental and governmental agencies in Ottawa, London and Guatemala.