Pablo de Greiff issues statement on Burundi: “Tradition of impunity” threatens Burundi’s future, renders free elections impossible

NEWS RELEASE ‘Tradition of impunity’ threatens Burundi’s future, renders free elections impossible – UN expert warns United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights GENEVA (19 June 2015) – The calendar for democratic elections in Burundi can only be determined by successfully establishing conditions for people to freely express their choice, said United  More»

CHRGJ Publishes Spring 2015 Newsletter

  CHRGJ is the hub of human rights study at NYU School of Law, the top-ranked program for international law in the country and one of the premier law schools in the world.             Spring 2015 Newsletter This spring, CHRGJ launched a new initiative on “Inequality, the Global Economy, and Human Rights,” appointed  More»

CHRGJ Invites Applications for Data Visualization Research Fellowship

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at NYU School of Law invites applications for a 12 to 15-month project-specific Data Visualization Research Fellowship. The Fellowship will begin during summer 2015, with the exact start date negotiable, and will conclude after a term of 12-15 months. The ideal candidate will bring skills in data  More»

Highlights from Bernstein Institute for Human Rights Inaugural Conference

The newly created Robert L. Bernstein Institute for Human Rights, directed by Professor Satterthwaite, held its inaugural conference on April 21-22. The conference is currently featured on NYU Law’s website for its inclusion of emerging voices, namely NYU law and CHRGJ alumnae. The inaugural conference of the Robert L. Bernstein Institute for Human Rights reflected the new institute’s  More»