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Screening "DAUGHTER OF THE LAKE" and pop-up Write for Rights for water defenders

    Event
    Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 18:30

    Screening "DAUGHTER OF THE LAKE" and pop-up Write for Rights for water defenders

    Film screening and pop-up Write for Rights in support of water defenders in Central America.

    Organized by AI REEL AWARENESS Film Series, AI UofT St George and AI Business&Human Rights/ Indigenous Issues Team

    FILM SYNOPSIS:

    At the height of the Peruvian gold rush, Nelida, an Andean woman able to communicate with water spirits, uses her powers to prevent a mining corporation from destroying the body of water she considers her mother. A gold deposit valued at billions of dollars lies just beneath Nelida’s lakes and leads farmers and Latin America’s biggest gold producer into conflict. TRAILER

    WHEN : May 24th, 6:30pm

    WHERE: East Common Room, Hart House, University of Toronto, 7 Hart House Circle

    Free admission. Donations welcome.

    Join Amnesty International to find out how to get involved and take action on AI's Open for Justice campaign.

    Join us and Take Action in support of threatened water defenders in Central America.

    Cost: 
    Free. Donations welcome
    East Common Room, Hart House, University of Toronto
    7 Hart House Circle
    M5S 3H3 Toronto, Ontario
    Canada
    rights