Friday, April 16, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Online Event

Past and current participants in the Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP) at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR) will share their experiences meeting the challenges of Covid-19. Moderated by Stephanie V. Grepo, ISHR.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

The focus of this panel is to explore the multiple ways to bring together the affected communities, specifically through oral histories and visual exhibitions.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

The Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University, cordially invites you to a presentation of the First Massive Open Online Course on Indigenous Peoples' Rights.

Thursday, April 22, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Online Event

Climate Refugees and the Institute for the Study of Human Rights Present:
"Frontlines: Climate Risks & Migration"
A Reflective Conversation on Migrants at the US Southern Border on Earth Day, April 22, 2021

Past Events

Tuesday, April 13, 12:30 - 2:00 PM EST

Professor S. Garnett Russell, Amlata Persaud, Paula Mantilla Blanco, Katrina Webster, and Maya Elliott, Teachers College, Columbia University

Saturday, April 10, 2021 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Join the African American Redress Network on April 10th at 11am EST for an interactive conference on local reparations efforts in the United States.

Friday, April 9, 2021 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join us for a book talk with the author of "Usual Cruelty: The Complicity of Lawyers in the Criminal Injustice System"

How can we dismantle and abolish the punishment bureaucracy and build something beautiful in its place?

This workshop has been postponed.

Dates for live sessions: April 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th from 9:30am-1pm EST

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Careers in human rights are rarely linear, and professionals often take very different routes to get established in this field. In addition, many practitioners must carve out space to do this work in positions and organizations that may not have human rights as a primary focus.