CFE Virtual Forum Series: Pandemics and Civil Liberties

CFE Virtual Forum Series: Pandemics and Civil Liberties

Podcast (1:29:23)

Wednesday May 6, 2020 2:00pm to 3:30pm


CFE Virtual Forum Series:

The coronavirus poses a threat to our individual and collective future. As governments attempt to deal with the pandemic, they face apparent trade-offs between collective wellbeing and individual human rights and civil liberties. Join a panel of experts to explore options and alternatives.

Zoom link to event:


Brenda McPhail, Director, Canadian Civil Liberties Association's Privacy, Surveillance, and Technology Project.

Stephanie Perrin, President, Digital Discretion Inc.

Renu Mandhane, Chief Commissioner, Ontario Human Rights Commission 

Tim McSorley, National Coordinator, International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group 


James L. Turk, Director, Centre for Free Expression, Ryerson University


This is a free event and no registration is required.

Co-sponsored with PEN Canada and Canadian Civil Liberties Association