Read the New York Times op-ed by Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen in The New York Times, April 2, 2012.
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13 June 2012 The Global Justice Clinic at NYU School of Law submits amicus curiae brief to the US Supreme Court in Kiobel v Royal Dutch Petroleum, a case about corporate liability for human rights abuses. Download PDF
March 27, 2012. CHRGJ Scholar in Residence Justin Simeone presents CHRGJ research methods at the Center for Economic and Social Rights Seminar in Madrid. View his article, abstract, and presentation.
Recently Released CHRGJ Report – Yon Je Louvri: Reducing Vulnerability to Sexual Violence in Haiti’s IDP Camps, now available in French. Download French version (PDF)
As part of its work on economic, social and cultural rights (ESCR)—and in response to needs expressed by partner organizations in Haiti, shortly after the January 12, 2010 earthquake, the Center launched its Project on “Gender-based Violence and Women’s Access to Food and Water in Post-Earthquake Haiti” in fall 2010. Supported in part by a More»
Today the Center released its 20-page briefing paper Women and Preventing Violent Extremism: The U.S. and U.K. Experiences. Drawing on the U.K.’s record on the Prevent strategy, the briefing paper uses a gender and human rights lens to analyze the U.S.’ new policy of using a community-based approach to build resilience against violent extremism. The briefing More»