Canadian Human Rights Commission

Canadian Human Rights Commission

October 19, 2007 12:51 ET

Media Advisory: Diversity 07-Ms. Louise Arbour to Be Keynote Speaker

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 19, 2007) - You are invited to attend a keynote address to be delivered by Ms. Louise Arbour, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, at Diversity 2007 on Oct. 22.

Ms. Arbour's speech will open the event organized jointly by the Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) and the Canadian Public Service Agency (CPSA). The event will be held from Oct. 22 - 24 and gathers representatives in the areas of discrimination prevention and duty to accommodate.

Ms. Arbour is expected to talk about the independence of international human rights institutions.

Date: Monday, Oct. 22

Time: 11:45 a.m.

Place: Chateau Laurier Hotel ballroom.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC)
    Media Relations