16th commemoration of the Rwandan genocide

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Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 7, 2010 5:00pmSaturday, April 17, 2010 8:00pm America/Montreal

"TO COMMEMORATE IS IT TO PERPETUATE THE VICTIMS' MEMORY"
16th Commemoration of the Rwandan Genocide

OPENING
April 7th, 2010
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
5151 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine (Côte-Sainte-Catherine metro)

5:15 - Guided tour of the museum
6:00 - Tribute to the victims (museum's commemoration room)
6:15 - Programme (Gelber Conference Centre)
20h30 - Close

INTERGENERATIONAL DIALOGUE ON THE RECENT HISTORY OF RWANDA
“Utaganiriye na se ntamenya icyo sekuru yasize avuze”
April 10th, 2010
Concordia University, Hall Building
1455 De Maisonneuve blvd. West
Room H-531, Guy-Concordia metro

9:00 - Welcome
9:30 - 12:00 - 1959-1970 (1959): Interview excerpts, panel discussion, time line, and discussion.
1:15 - 3:15 - 1970-1990 (1973): Interview excerpts, panel discussion, time line, and discussion.
3:30 - 5:30 - 1990- (1994): Interview excerpts, panel discussion, time line, discussion, and closing remarks.

CLOSING CEREMONIES
April 17th, 2010

2:00 - Mass
Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes Chapel
430 Sainte-Catherine East (Berri UQAM metro)

3:30 - Walk and flour ceremony
Quai de l’horloge – Old Port

6:00 - Vigil
Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes Chapel (basement)
430 Sainte-Catherine East (Berri UQAM metro)