“It Stays With You: Use of Force by UN Peacekeepers in Haiti” Film Screening & Conversation

October 30, 2017, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Vanderbilt 206
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY

Between 2005 and 2007, UN peacekeeping troops carried out several raids on Cité Soleil, a severely economically depressed neighborhood of Port au Prince. Scores of people, including children, were killed and many more injured. This documentary returns to Cité Soleil to examine the impact of those raids on the community and to find out how  More»

9th Annual Emilio Mignone Lecture on Transitional Justice: Reckoning with Racial Injustice in the United States

November 9, 2017, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Lipton Hall
110 West Third street
New York, NY 10012

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at NYU School of Law and the International Center on Transitional Justice are pleased to announce that that Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation, and Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, will join ICTJ President David Tolbert in conversation for the ninth  More»

Past Events

ILHR Fellowship Meet & Greet

October 18, 2017, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Golding Lounge West, Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice & Law Students for Human Rights are hosting an ILHR Fellowship Meet & Greet reception on Wednesday, October 18. The meet and greet is a wonderful opportunity prospective applications to meet past ILHR Fellows and discuss their experiences in a casual setting, and to start plugging into  More»

Transnational Injustices: Renditions, Expulsions, and Abductions of Persons Suspected of Terrorism

October 16, 2017, 12:45pm - 2:15pm

Lester Pollack Colloquium Room
245 Sullivan Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY

Join us for a moderated discussion marking the U.S. launch of the International Commission of Jurists’ report, Transnational Injustices: National Security Transfers and International Law. Panelists will discuss the ongoing practice of states unlawfully rendering people accused of terrorism, particularly in Russia and Central Asia, and explore with the audience the extent to which the  More»

ILHR Fellowship Information Session

October 4, 2017, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Furman Hall 212
245 Sullivan Street

Learn more about the International Law & Human Rights Fellowship Program at this information session hosted by the Center for Human Rights & Global Justice (CHRGJ), the Institute for International Law & Justice (IILJ), and the Public Interest Law Center (PILC). The program offers the opportunity to complete a specialized training program in international law,  More»

American Poverty and Disaster Recovery: A Human Rights Approach

September 20, 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Furman Hall 310
245 Sullivan St, NYU School of Law

American Poverty and Human Rights Series Colette Pichon Battle, Executive Director, US Human Rights Network At a time when the United States is reeling from the latest wave of climate-related catastrophes, including devastating hurricanes, droughts, and wildfires, Pichon Battle will discuss how disasters and disaster recovery efforts affect the human rights of the poorest and  More»