Lieutenant-General Romeo Dallaire (Retired)
will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on November 24, 2001 at 8:15 p.m. in Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.
IS CONFLICT RESOLUTION THE NEW PEACEKEEPING? ARE THERE CASUALTIES INVOLVED?
Lieutenant-General Dallaire was born in Denekamp, Holland, and enrolled in the Canadian Army in 1964. He has held various command, staff and training appointments in Canada and Germany. He was promoted to the rank of Brigadier-General on July 3, 1989, and on July 1, 1993 took command of the UN Observer Mission - Uganda and Rwanda (UNOMUR) and the UN Assistance Mission for Rwanda (UNAMIR). It is for this mission that he was awarded the Meritorious Service Cross. He was promoted to Major General on January 1, 1994 and from September 1994 to October 1995, he assumed simultaneously the positions of Deputy Commander of Land Force Command in St. Hubert and Commander of the 1st Canadian Division. On June 2, 1995, the Conference of Defence Associations presented him with "The Vimy Award". Promoted to Lieutenant General, he assumed the duties of Assistant Deputy Minister (Human Resources-Military) in April 1998.
Fall Program 2001
Sep 29, Oct 13, Oct 20, Oct 27, Nov 3, Nov 17, Nov 24, Dec 1.
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