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JKAC Scholarship

The Janusz Korczak Association of Canada Graduate Scholarship

Claudia Diaz, a Ph. D. candidate at the UBC Faculty of Education, is the second recipient of the Janusz Korczak Association of Canada Graduate Scholarship in Children’s Rights and Canadian Indigenous Education. The Scholarship is offered to an outstanding graduate student in the Faculty of Education whose research is focused on children’s rights and/or Canadian […]

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Dean's Distinguished Speaker lecture

Dean’s Distinguished Speaker Lecture: Janusz Korczak, the Father of Children’s Rights, Turning Rights into Action

Hélène (Sioui) Trudel, C.Q. – Presentation Dr. Gilles Julien, MD, social pediatrician – Presentation The Music Garage, the first annual lecture of the Dean’s Distinguished Speaker Lecture: Janusz Korczak, the Father of Children’s Rights, Turning Rights into Action series, took place on November 11, 2016 at the University of British Columbia. The distinguished speakers were […]

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International Korczak Conference

International Korczak Association General Council Meeting

International Korczak Association General Council Meeting took place in Lage Vuursche, Holland, at a Janusz Korczak conference entitled “Trust as Foundation of Emotional Safety”. The conference was organized by the Dutch Janusz Korczak Association, October 12 -16, 2016. Jerry Nussbaum represented the Janusz Korczak Association of Canada. Members of the fifteen participating associations presented their […]

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