Written by: Line Bissonnette
Léonie Bordeleau, a Programme de licence en droit civil graduate from the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa is the winner of the IRLRC Essay Competition undergraduate category. Entitled La garde partagée des enfants en matière familiale : l'utopie de la pensée magique des tribunaux, Léonie's essay will be published in the Canadian Journal of Children's Rights / Revue canadienne des droits des enfants on November 21, 2018 on the occasion of the Universal Children's Day. Léonie is presently pursuing a master's program in Law at the Université de Sherbrooke.
The winner of the graduate studies category is Bahati Mujinya, a master's student in Law at the time of the Competition. His essay is entitled Analyse de la double victimisation des filles-soldats dans le processus de réparation des crimes internationaux. Regard sur la pratique de la Cour pénale internationale. He receives a $250.00 prize. Bahati started his doctoral studies in Law last September at the University of Ottawa.
You can read the essays by clicking on the titles. Do you wish to take part in the IRLRC Essay Competition? Get acquainted with the 2018-2019 competition rules by visiting our Web site.
Congratulations to the winners.