Lecture with Mohamed Fahmy

Lecture with Mohamed Fahmy

The University of Ottawa Human Rights Research and Education Centre, in partnership with the Alumni Association and Amnesty International Canada, is pleased to invite you to a lecture with Mohamed Fahmy, award-winning journalist and adjunct professor at the University of British Columbia.

Why Journalism Matters in the Fight for Human Rights

Mr. Fahmy's book cover entitled The Marriott Cell

MOHAMED FAHMY has reported on the Middle East and North Africa for CNN, the LA Times, and the BBC. He was appointed Al Jazeera English Bureau Chief in 2013. Now based in Vancouver, he and his wife, Marwa Omara, have founded the Fahmy Foundation NGO in 2015, dedicated to providing financial assistance and advocating on behalf of imprisoned journalists and photographers around the world.

Amnistie Internationale

Amnesty International

Human Rights Research and Education Centre

Wednesday, November 16, 7:30 PM

Fauteux Hall – FTX147-147A-147B
57 Louis Pasteur
Université d’Ottawa
Tickets : $10

Register now – seating is limited

If you need information or have any accessibility needs related to this event, please contact Carole Joly at cjoly@uOttawa.ca or 613-562-5857 no later than November 9, 2016.

uOttawa Alumni Association

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