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By James Courtright
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Monday, November 12, 2018

Sexual and gender based violence refers to any act that is perpetrated against a person’s will and is based on gender norms and unequal power relationships. The Rome Statute, which established the International Criminal Court, is the first international treaty to recognize sexual and gender based violence as a conflict strategy and therefore as crimes against humanity, war crimes and genocide.

by David L. Phillips
Monday, November 12, 2018
by David L. Phillips
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Neil Thivalapill
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The Institute for the Study of Human Rights congratulates Human Rights graduate Neil Thivalapill on winning the 2018 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science and Human Rights Coalition’s annual student essay competition.