Newsana, in partnership with the Will to Intervene Project (developed by the Montreal Institute For Genocide and Human Rights Studies) would like to invite you to join us in a live chat about the current issues facing Syria.
You can join the chat on Monday, November 18th, from 12pm-1pm at: http://www.newsana.com/livechat
Come join prominent thought leaders such as:
Naomi Kikoler – @NKikoler – Director of Policy and Advocacy, Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, CUNY Graduate Center.
Bessma Momani – @b_momani – Fellow at CIGI and Brookings Institution. University of Waterloo professor. Political Analyst and Media Commentator on Middle East, Arab Spring & Global Economy.
Kyle Matthews – @kylecmatthews – Senior Deputy Director of @MIGSinstitute @W2Iproject at Concordia University. Associated with @CICmontreal @CarnegieCouncil @CDFAI. Founder of @DMAP_Lab
Ben Peterson – @benpetey – Co-founder of Newsana. Founder of JHR: Journalists for Human Rights.
David Petrasek – Formerly Special Adviser to the Secretary-General of Amnesty International, David Petrasek has worked extensively on human rights, humanitarian and conflict resolution issues, including for Amnesty International, for the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, for the International Council on Human Rights Policy, and as Director of Policy at the HD Centre.
Stephen Cornish – @Stephen_Cornish – Executive Director of Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in Canada.
Ole Solvang – @OleSolvang – Senior emergencies researcher at Human Rights Watch. Since 2001, he has worked for Human Rights Watch in Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Georgia, Sri Lanka, Syria and its neighbouring countries.
This is an open discussion where you can interact and discuss Syria with experts and like-minded individuals. We invite everyone in our community to come participate in the discussion.
You can go to the above link and insert your email address, and we will send you a email reminder before the event begins. You can join the chat on Monday, November 18th using your email address, or connecting through your Twitter or Facebook.
Anyone with any questions regarding the live chat is encouraged to contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you all there.
Come join, and elevate the conversation!