Innovative Lab Launched to Strengthen Human Rights Work

Joint Initiative of Columbia and NYU Law Schools, Human Rights Watch

(New York, February 2, 2016) — A new joint effort will serve as an incubator for innovation in human rights research, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at NYU School of Law (CHRGJ), Human Rights Watch, and the Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute (HRI) announced today. The Human Rights Methodology Lab will bring together leading human rights investigators, advocates, and scholars with experts across disciplines to develop new approaches to the investigation of human rights abuses and to propose concrete improvements in advocacy oriented human rights research.

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