Public Policy Forum Lecture Series-University of Manitoba


When: Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 17:30 - 19:30

Where: University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB

"Fulfilling National Arctic Interests and Obligations through Education"

Thursday, April 3, 2014
5:30 pm-7:00 pm (CST) (reception followed by lecture) 
University of Manitoba
Robert B. Schultz Lecture Theatre
92 Dysart Road Winnipeg, MB
Mary Simon, Chairperson of the National Committee on Inuit Education, past President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, and Canada’s first Ambassador for Circumpolar Affairs, has devoted her life’s work towards advancing critical social, economic and human rights for Canadian Inuit. To conlcude the Forum's 2013-14 Lecture Series, Ms. Simon explained how the future of Canada's North and our overall economic prosperity lies in education. The lecture included a conversation with the audience.

For more information, please contact:
Natasha Gauthier
Director of Communications, Public Policy Forum
(613)238-7858 x.220