April is Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month. This year also marks the 25th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.
CMHR, Bonnie & John Buhler Hall, Level 1
Born in Rwanda, Lisa Ndejuru is an interdisciplinary artist and scholar who has worked with the Rwandan diaspora community in Canada for over two decades. With a background in psychotherapy and conflict resolution, she organizes arts-based projects for survivors of atrocities that have helped to heal and empower both individuals and communities in the aftermath of large-scale political violence.
Ndejuru is a member of the Ordre des psychologues du Québec, and a member of the Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling at Concordia University in Montreal.