Welcome to the Institute for the Study of Human Rights


ISHR will be holding our annual Winter Reception on Monday, December 8th, and we are looking for volunteers to help make this event a success! Please see the details below:

Date and Time: Monday, December 8, 2014

Since March 2011, Lebanon has been suffering from the backlash of the Syrian insurrection at the borders. The sectarian divide between Sunnis supporting the rebellion and Shi'ites backing the Syrian regime, is growing by day.


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The application deadline has been extended

Applications accepted until 10:00am New York time on Tuesday, February 12, 2014

Columbia Law School is pleased to announce its 2015–2016 Human Rights LL.M. Fellowship Program for individuals with extraordinary potential in the field of international human rights. The Fellowship is designed to support students pursuing an LL.M. degree at Columbia who show exceptional commitment and potential to use their education to become innovators and leaders in human rights practice and/or academia.