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Columbia University has a unique international reputation earned through decades of  training of human rights professionals, output of powerful and innovative research by faculty, and a commitment to the interdisciplinary study and practice of human rights. As the focal point for the study of human rights at Columbia, ISHR is committed to promoting exceptional education programs that draw on these strengths.

ISHR directly runs a Human Rights Studies master’s program at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and a graduate certificate in human rights designed for M.A. and Ph.D. students enrolled in other graduate programs at Columbia University.


By Rowena Kosher
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Ariel S. Garfinkel
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
By Olivia Heffernan
Monday, December 11, 2017


Saturday, January 20, 2018 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, February 10, 2018 10:00 AM - Sun , February 11, 2018 4:30 PM