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Cities for Life 2017 Toronto

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University College, UofT and St. James Cathedral

Canada

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Join AIUofT and Amnesty International Toronto as we celebrate Canada's largest annual anti-death penalty event, Cities for Life 2017.

This event has two parts:

1) Daytime Conference (University College): Networking, advocacy, and education on the death penalty. Free refreshments will be served! Featuring: Hamid Ghassemi-Shall (prisoner on death row in Iran, freed in 2013 with the aid of Amnesty International). More speakers TBA!

2) Evening Solidarity Event (St. James Cathedral): Speakers, musical performances and lighting candles in solidarity. Featuring: Alex Neve (Secretary General of Amnesty International Canada) and James Lockyer (lawyer and founding director of the Association in Defence of the Wrongly Convicted). More speakers TBA!


Note: Individuals holding Full Day tickets will get priority during bus boarding from U of T to the cathedral.

Please contact aiuoft.events@gmail.com if you have any questions or concerns.

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University College, UofT and St. James Cathedral

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