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Guest Speaker: Dr. Mukesh Kapila

Against A Tide of Evil by Mukesh Kapila
Against A Tide of Evil by Mukesh Kapila

The Global Engagement Office is proud to support Dr. Mukesh Kapila's visit to SCU to speak on Darfur, Rwanda, and Genocide

 

Presentation by Dr. Mukesh Kapila
Speaking on Darfur, Rwanda, and Genocide

 

Event Details:

Feb. 26, 2014
12-1 pm
Wiegand Room, Arts & Sciences Building

 

Dr. Kapila was the head of the United Nations mission at the start of the Darfur crisis in Sudan in 2003-04, and violated the instructions of his superiors to expose the unfolding crisis. He has served in senior positions in the British Government, the United Nations, the World Health Organization and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. He is currently the Aegis Trust Special Representative on Crimes Against Humanity. Dr. Kapila is presently professor of Global Health and Humanitarian Affairs at the University of Manchester and a noted expert on crimes against humanity. Dr. Kapila will be signing copies of his recently published book, Against a Tide of Evil.

A short video introduction is available here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEUWU8JwnDI#t=72

More information:  www.mukeshkapila.org

Information provided by Michael Kevane, SCU Associate Professor of Economics

 

 

Posted on 2/19/2014