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Peace: the past, present, and future of conflict


Saint Paul University is proud to present a virtual seminar featuring guest speaker Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire, an internationally recognized authority on humanitarian affairs and a prominent advocate for peace.

Most renown for his role as Force Commander of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Rwanda during the 1994 genocide, Lieutenant-General Dallaire has dedicated his career to addressing the effects of conflict, as well as finding strategic solutions for lasting peace.

The seminar will take place virtually on Tuesday, February 13 at 1:00 p.m. Members of the public are welcome to attend. The seminar will be presented primarily in English and moderated by Professor Philip Onguny, followed by a bilingual Q&A period.

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The seminar is organized by the Conflict Research Centre in collaboration with the School of Conflict Studies. 

About Roméo Dallaire

Lieutenant-General The Honourable Roméo Dallaire is a celebrated advocate for global human rights, as well as a highly-respected author, lecturer, leadership consultant, international advisor, former Canadian Senator, and founder of the Dallaire Institute for Children, Peace, and Security.

Throughout his distinguished military career, General Dallaire served most notably as Force Commander of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda during the 1994 genocide. He continues to work tirelessly to bring national and international attention to situations too-often ignored, whether the impact of post-traumatic stress disorder on veterans and their families, finding strategic solutions for lasting peace, or the prevention of mass atrocities and the recruitment and use of children in armed conflict.

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