News & Press

August 2019

The Nathanson Centre is sad to report the passing of its founding Director, Professor Margaret Beare

Margaret Evelyn Beare Ph.D. December 17, 1946 - August 10, 2019 Read More +

May 2019

Nathanson Centre Post Doctoral Fellow Chika Charles Aniekwe co-edits special issue on The African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance at 10 More +

April 2019

Nathanson Centre Research Associate Nergis Canefe’s art on display at McLaughlin College

Immediately after the Refugee Rights Day in Canada ceremonies, there was the official opening of York political science Professor Nergis Canefe’s art exhibit in…Read More +

March 2019

Murder of Mexican mining protester throws spotlight on role of Canada’s embassies

The assassination of Mexican activist Mariano Abarca stands little chance of gaining the spotlight in Ottawa given all the tumult in the nation’s capital.…Read More +

March 2018

One country’s example of promoting inclusion, justice, and respect for diversity

On the eve of Black History Month, 30 January 2018, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Canada’s official endorsement of the International Decade for People…Read More +

February 2018

Nathanson Centre visiting postdoctoral fellow Rhonda Ferguson’s new book explores the relationship between States’ obligations under the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the WTO’s agricultural trade rules

Rhonda Ferguson, Nathanson Centre visiting postdoctoral fellow and Osgoode adjunct professor, has a new book out called  The Right to Food and the World…Read More +