The Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria and the Faculty of Law, Addis Ababa University, cordially invites you to the Annual Julius Osega Memorial Lecture.

The 2017 Julius Osega Memorial Lecture will be presented by:

  • Dr Solomon Dersso
    Commissioner of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights
    Executive Director, Amani Africa Media and Research

Theme: ‘The quest for an inclusive and equal citizenship: Our time’s burning question‘

Event details

Date: Friday 29 September 2017
Time:14:00 to 17:00, followed by a cocktail reception
Venue: Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Nelson Mandela Building, Sidist Kilo Campus (Main Campus), Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
RSVP: Kindly confirm your attendance by Friday 22 September 2017 by sending an email to yonas.birmeta@aau.edu.et
Enquiries: Dr Yonas Birmeta (Tel: +25 1984793312 / yonas.birmeta@aau.edu.et)

About Julius Osega

The lecture is presented to recognise, acknowledge and commemorate human rights defenders from all sectors of society, especially the Kenyan Defence Forces personnel who lost their lives in the El Adde attack in Somalia.
The late Julius Osega, a human rights defender and alumnus of the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, passed away on 8 July 2008 while in the line of duty, working for the United Nations Mission in Darfur, Sudan.


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