Exploring Humanitarian Law: 2-Day Educator Training in Vancouver (Burnaby)


Educators at Vancouver (Burnaby) workshop 2016 discussing EHL lesson 5B: Planning a Refugee Camp.

Sat. Nov. 25 to Sun. Nov. 26, 2017 in Vancouver (Burnaby)

Canadian Red Cross Office                                            

3400 Lake City Way
Burnaby, BC
(Across the street from Lake City Way SkyTrain Station)  

Cost: free

  • Learn to implement practical activities dealing with global conflict such as refugees, child soldiers, gender-based violence and attacks on civilians, hospitals and schools using an easy-to-use, adaptable toolkit aimed at students 13 – 18 years of age.
  • This training will be of particular interest to teachers of: Social Studies, Asian Studies, 20th Century History, Social Justice, Genocide Studies, and Law.
  • Includes instruction from the National Senior Legal Advisor of the Canadian Red Cross, a representative of the Office of the Judge Advocate General of the Canadian Armed Forces, and teachers currently using the EHL curriculum in their classrooms
  • Participants will receive an EHL toolkit, a Canada & Conflict toolkit, curriculum maps and a certificate upon completion.
To learn more: https://www.icrc.org/en/document/exploring-humanitarian-law

If you wish to register or have any questions please fill out the registration form below OR contact joanne.abshire@redcross.ca.  

Registration is Closed