Events

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is one of the world’s best-known and most translated documents. When it was presented to the UN General Assembly in December in 1948, Eleanor Roosevelt, chair of the writing group, called it a “Magna Carta for all mankind”.

Thursday, October 25, 2018 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM

Please join the Human Rights and Humanitarian Policy concentration and the Institute for the Study of Human Rights in welcoming Fanie du Toit to Columbia University to speak about his latest publication.

Friday, November 2, 2018 2:45 PM - Sat , November 3, 2018 4:30 PM

This workshop focuses on how corporations impact human rights and how they can manage those impacts.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The question of how to serve justice, facilitate peaceful transitions and empower victims of past large-scale abuses is about as old as the field of transitional justice itself.

Thursday, November 29, 2018 12:10 PM - 1:40 PM

Mambu Feika is the Director of Prison Watch Sierra Leone (PWSL), an organization dedicated to monitoring prisons throughout the country and advocating for the humane treatment of detained individuals.

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