Winners of the 2020-2021 IRLRC Essay Competition

Congratulations to the two winners of the 2020-2021 Essay Competition!

Cathy Broussard

Cathy Broussard

Isabelle Lefebvre

Isabelle Lefebvre

Cathy Broussard, a student enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) specialized in Psychology in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Ottawa, specialization thesis option under the supervision of Professor Elisa Romano who is a member of our Laboratory. She won first prize in the Undergraduate Studies category for her dissertation entitled PDEP Program, Parenting Practices and Predictors: Examining Parenting Outcomes and Predictors from the Positive Discipline in Everyday Parenting (PDEP) Program.

Isabelle Lefebvre, a student enrolled in the Ph.D. in Law program at the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law Graduate Studies under the supervision of Professor David Robitaille. She won won the Graduate Studies category for her work entitled Climate Education and Empowerment as Vectors of the Right to a Healthy Environment? submitted as part of the Law and Climate Change course in the Common Law Section, under the direction of Professor Nathalie Chalifour.

Congratulations to Cathy and Isabelle!

Their work will be published in the scientific journal The Canadian Journal of Children's Rights/Revue canadienne des droits des enfants in the fall of 2021.

If you are interested in participating in the IRLRC Essay Competition, stay tuned for the 2021-2022 guidelines on our webpage.

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