Human Rights Research and Education Centre

The Centre brings together educators, researchers and students from all disciplines because of the need to address human rights issues from a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary perspective.
Photo credit: Anmar Qusay, Comité International de la Croix-Rouge/International Committee of the Red Cross

15th edition of the Summer School on IHL 2023

The University of Ottawa, HRREC and the Canadian Red Cross are preparing to host the Summer School on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) from May 28 to June 2, 2023.
Learn more about the Summer School on IHL.





Our Human Rights Research and Education Centre (HRREC) celebrated its 40th anniversary during the academic year 2021-2022! We wanted to mark this accomplishment by remembering key moments of the Centre’s history.
Learn more about this major milestone!

Contact Us

Human Rights Research and Education Centre

University of Ottawa
57 Louis-Pasteur private
Fauteux Hall | Room 550 
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
Tel.: (613) 562-5775
Fax: (613) 562-5125
[email protected]

Indigenous affirmation

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