PREVENTION OF VIOLENCE THROUGH MUSIC
The Department of Public Security of the Secretariat of Multidimensional Security of the Organization of American States together with GLobal Leaders, McGill University, and with the support of the Government of Canada will launch next Tuesday (4) the Music in Action Journal.
The event is aimed to state members and observer countries of the OAS, members of the sectors of culture, education, social development and public security. The journal, an initiative by the Inter-American Network for the Prevention of Violence and Crime, is comprised of eight case studies on how the teaching of music contributes to promote life skills - an important protection factor to the prevention of youth violence. Foreword is signed by the Secretary General of the OAS, Luis Almagro and by the tenor Placido Domingo. The event is Organized by the Department of Public Security, with the support of the Mission of Canada to the OAS and partners.
WHEN: June 4.
WHERE: Embassy of Canada (by invitation only)