'Failure of Humanity in Rwanda' is topic, Nov. 5
Posted November 4, 2002; 03:46 p.m.
Romeo Dallaire, former force commander of the United Nations mission to Rwanda, will present a lecture titled "Shake Hands With the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda" at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
Dallaire, who recently retired after serving for 35 years with the Canadian Armed Forces, is known for his attempts to protect innocent civilians in the Rwandan conflict. He currently is the special adviser to Canada on war-affected children and is completing a book on the Rwandan civil war and genocide.
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs , Canadian Studies Program, Bobst Center for Peace and Justice, Center of International Studies, Davis Center for Historical Studies and Program in African Studies.
Contact: Lauren Robinson-Brown (609) 258-3601