Sparking Connections: Strengthening Grassroots Community for Human Rights – A Virtual Human Rights Conference (November 7 – 21, 2020)

Event Details

Welcome to Sparking Connections, our first ever online, nation-wide gathering of the Amnesty International Canada (English Speaking) membership and wider community!

While we have been prevented from gathering in our expected ways, this is an incredible opportunity to gather and connect in an unprecedented way! Our theme is strengthening grassroots connections between activists, groups, and campaigns within Amnesty International Canada and we will be featuring two weeks of online programming. Content will include community events, keynote speakers, skill-building workshops, and speaker/panel events. All are welcome!

Keynote speakers: Pam Palmater, and Husoni Raymond
Guest speakers: Farzana Doctor, Harlan Pruden, Danny Ramadan, Jani Silva, Kim Wheatley & Maria Josefina Caal Xol

Registrants will receive more information in the coming weeks. For more information and event schedule, please visit

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