Conference on Preventing Crimes Against Humanity:

Lessons from the Asia Pacific War (1931-1945)


Canada Association for Learning and Preserving the History of WW II in Asia (ALPHA) joins with the Greater Vancouver Japanese Canadian Citizens' Association (JCCA); Canada Asia Pacific Resource Network (CAPRN); and UBC's First Nations House of Learning, Women's Studies and Gender Relations programme, and International House in hosting the conference ''Preventing Crimes Against Humanity: Lessons from the Asia-Pacific War (1931-1945)''. To be held on Friday, March 21 & Saturday, March 22, 2003 at The Longhouse First Nations House of Learning on the UBC campus, the conference will examine the progress made and problems remaining in digesting the lessons of World War II, with special focus on the issue of redress for Asian victims of that war. We invite you to attend this important conference.

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