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Global LGBTQ Human Rights: In Conversation

June 20, 2014

President Meric Gertler welcomed participants to Global LGBTQ Human Rights: In Conversation, a U of T Pride Pub pre-event at Hart House. Featured speakers were Professor Brenda Cossman, Director of the Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies; Mr. Maurice Tomlinson, Legal Advisor, Marginalized Groups AIDS-free World (Jamaica/Canada); and Mr. Richard Lusimbo, Research and Documentation Manager, Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG) (Uganda). Professor Angela Hildyard, Vice-President, Human Resources and Equity, also gave welcoming remarks. The event was in recognition of the WorldPride Human Rights Conference held at the University the following week.