Human Rights Forum takes us Back to Basics
Free 5-day event promotes diversity, cross cultural respect, and equality in our community.
Tuesday, August 7 – Friday, August 10, 2018
Receptions: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM and 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM;
Speaker Series: 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Reception: 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM
Speaker Series: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Where: The Calgary Public Library – John Dutton Theatre, 616 Macleod Trail SE Calgary AB
August 4th, 2018
The annual community event in memory of all those impacted by the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and in solidarity toward a peaceful world free from nuclear weapons.
Speaker: Hon. Douglas Roche, O.C.
When: Saturday, August 4, 2018 | 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM (rain or shine!)
Where: Olympic Plaza, 228 8 Ave SE
You can support the event by donating on the Floating Lantern Peace Ceremony’s 2018 Eventbrite page.
June 8th, 2018
Elder Doreen Spence, Traditional Healer & Registered Nurse, Developed the UNs Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People
Gabrielle Scrimshaw, Activist & Entrepreneur, Co-founder & President of Aboriginal Professional Association of Canada
Nicole Robertson, President & Chief Communications Specialist Muskwa Productions & Consulting
When: Friday, April 21, 2017 | 6:00 to 8:00 PM
Where: Sandman Hotel City Centre | 888 7th Avenue SW Calgary, 2nd Floor
Tickets: 20 per person.RSVP at scrimshaw-and-reception.eventbrite.ca
Speaker’s event will be followed by reception & launch of UNAC Calgary’s academic journal, International Blue – Moxie’s Lounge (2nd Floor) | 8:15 to 9:00 PM
April 7th, 2017
This year’s Child Diplomats received a message from Nagasaki Mayor, Mr. Tomihisa Taue, which will be read by them at the Floating Lantern Peace Ceremony 2018 on August 4th (The event starts from 8 pm). Congratulations to this years Child Diplomats on their wonderful work!!
The Child Diplomat Project enables children to send a request letter to a mayor who belongs to “Mayors for Peace” to ask their message to the Floating Lantern Peace Ceremony.
The Floating Lantern Peace Ceremony takes place on August 4th, and begins at 8PM.
You can also support the event by donating on the Floating Lantern Peace Ceremony’s 2018 Eventbrite page