2013 Rideau Institute Social and presentation of the Rideau Institute Leadership Award

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Parliament Pub Courtyard (indoors in case of rain)
110 Sparks Street, Ottawa

The 2013 Rideau Institute Social will honour and celebrate the work of Mr. Steven Shrybman by presenting him with the Rideau Institute Leadership Award, for his work in promoting democracy, sovereignty and environmental protection.

Civil society members, non-profit organizations and Members of Parliament will be present to congratulate Mr. Shrybman and to support the Rideau Institute. Peter Julian, MP for Burnaby–New Westminster, will deliver remarks on Mr. Shrybman’s career.

This social will be a unique opportunity to engage with parliamentarians in an intimate setting, while supporting the Rideau Institute and our progressive policy and advocacy work to make Canada a more peaceful, just and democratic country.

For more information please contact Kathleen Walsh at 613-565-9449.

 




Will peaceful democratic change prove possible in Algeria? What next in Venezuela?

Hundreds of thousands of people protested in central Algiers on Friday in the biggest demonstration against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s 20-year rule since unrest began last month. So begins a recent Reuters report on the momentous events unfolding in what has heretofore been an anchor of stability in the region.  For more in depth analysis see: Understanding the Algerian Protests (Giorgio Cafiero, […]

Read More
View the Blog »

CSO Open Letter to PM on review of Saudi arms deal and update on gun control in Canada

  On 5 March 2019 a large group of civil society organizations including the Rideau Institute released to the media and ...

Nuclear flashpoints, Palestinian suffering, Venezuelan meddling and more

In a week packed with international flashpoints, our CF Roundup looks at important developments on the Korean peninsula, the sub-continent, ...