Jean-Sébastien Vallée | Director of Education Published in 2017 JValle[at]equitas.org 666 Sherbrooke Ouest – Suite 1100 Montréal, Québec, H3A 1E7 Equitas acknowledges that its office is located on unceded Kanien’kehá:ka (Mohawk) land. Jean-Sébastien has worked for the past 15 years in the fields of education, copyright and human rights. He is and now Director of Education at Equitas since December 2020. For a year and a half, he worked as Director of the Education Sector at Copibec, the Quebec collective management company for reproduction rights. He has already worked for more than 10 years at Equitas with the education team. He has developed many educational tools, including manuals and educational toolkits on various issues, and on the integration of a human rights-based approach into the programming of international organizations. He has facilitated training and implemented programs in Canada, Jordan, Lebanon, Tunisia, Egypt, Morocco, India, Vanuatu, Haiti and the Bahamas. He has an interest and knowledge of various human rights issues and international standards for the promotion and protection of human rights. Prior to joining Equitas, he worked as a human rights educator at the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse du Québec. He was responsible for the design and development of pedagogical material for schools. He has a Master’s degree in Second-Language Education from McGill University and has taught at different levels.