Month: March 2010

GENOCIDE AWARENESS DAY: Concordia University For the Occasion of the 95th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide Professor Yair Auron Associate Director, The Institute on the Holocaust and Genocide, Jerusalem Lecture: “Armenians, Jews and Israelis – Remembering and Denial” Professor Frank Chalk Director, Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies Lecture: “Mobilizing the Will to… Read More

The Stand for the Dead Campaign ( will be commemorating the lives and stories of those who have died in Darfur in the past 7 years of conflict. Our hope is to not only honour and remember the victims of the Darfur genocide but also to advocate for those still suffering in the ongoing crisis.… Read More

On March 18, 2010, Stand Chapters across the country will come together to honour those who have fallen victim to the genocide in Darfur. Join us as we each light a candle in honour of those who have died and take action for those who are still suffering. See below to find the vigil or event happening in… Read More

The Chapter Digest is finally back!  After a few months hiatus, we are pleased to announce that information about your local chapters is now available.  The Chapter Digest is intended to provide chapters with new ideas for awareness and fundraising events as well as a forum in which all STAND members can exchange ideas and… Read More

This month we continue to look at the issues facing the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Southern Sudan, and continue to explore developments in three areas: The Negotiations and Peace Process, Humanitarian Affairs and Security, and Darfur in Canadian Politics. Feedback? Suggestions? Please feel free to leave them in the comments.… Read More