Apr
11

“Advancing Human Rights in a Rightward World: Challenges for International Institutions and Civil Society”

5 - 7 p.m.
Boalt Hall, School of Law Goldberg Room

Center for Race and Gender, Institute for South Asia Studies, Department of Gender and Women's Studies, Human Rights Center, International and Area Studies (IAS)

“Advancing Human Rights in a Rightward World: Challenges for International Institutions and Civil Society”

A Talk By: NAVANETHEM PILLAY
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, 2008-2014 and Judge of the International Criminal Court, 2003-2008

Opening Remarks: PAUL ALIVISATOS, Vice Chancellor for Research and Samsung Distinguished Professor of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, UC, Berkeley

Hosted by: Political Conflict, Gender and People's Rights Project, Center for Race and Gender, University of California, Berkeley

Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Goldberg Room, Boalt Hall, Berkeley School of Law

· Introductions by Professor Angana Chatterji, Visiting Research Anthropologist and Co-chair, Project on Political Conflict, Gender and People's Rights, Center for Race and Gender, UC, Berkeley

· Moderated by Professor Laurel Fletcher, Clinical Professor of Law & Director of the International Human Rights Law Clinic, School of Law, UC, Berkeley

This Talk is Free and Open to the Public
Location is wheelchair accessible

Co-sponsors:
· University of California, Berkeley:
o Department Gender and Women’s Studies, University of California, Berkeley
o Human Rights Center, University of California, Berkeley School of Law
o Institute for South Asia Studies, University of California, Berkeley
o International and Area Studies, University of California, Berkeley
o International Human Rights Law Clinic, University of California, Berkeley School of Law
o Miller Institute For Global Challenges and the Law, University Of California, Berkeley School Of Law
o Townsend Center and Center for Race and Gender Working Group on Muslim Identities and Cultures, University of California, Berkeley

· Columbia:
o Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University

· Stanford:
o WSD HANDA Center for Human Rights and International Justice, Stanford University

centerrg@berkeley.edu