CLEA’s 3rd Annual Public Legal Education Awards were presented on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 5 p.m. in Room 200, Manitoba Legislative Building.
The recipients of this years awards were: David Matas and Diane Dwarka.
David Matas is an immigration, refugee and international human rights lawyer based in Winnipeg. He has produced eleven books addressed to the public on legal matters.
David’s acceptance speech is available here David Matas Speech
Diane Dwarka retired as a Reference Librarian from the Department of Education Library where she provided services to all Manitoba teachers. She was a board member of Community Legal Education Association from 1993 to 2009 and served twice as president of the board.
Diane’s acceptance speech is available here Speech at Cleas Award Reception