LGBTI Rights in Africa: Progress, Strategies, and the Way Forward

March 31, 2017, 12:45pm - 2:00pm

Furman Hall, Room 120
245 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012

Please RSVP here and bring ID to access NYU building. This event is free and open to the public. *Light food and drinks will be provided*  A conversation between Tashwill Esterhuizen Head of the LGBTI & Sex Workers’ Rights Programme, Southern Africa Litigation Centre and  Charles Radcliffe Senior Human Rights Advisor at the United Nations on Sexual  More»

Past Events

The Price of Dissent: Turkey’s Academic Purges and the Shrinking University Space

March 21, 2017, 1:00pm - 2:15pm

Golding Lounge East, Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South

Please RSVP here and bring ID to access NYU building. This event is free and open to the public. Hosted by the Center for Human Rights & Global Justice, Scholars at Risk, the Bernstein Institute for Human Rights, and the Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies. About the event In the wake of a coup attempt in July  More»

Human Rights and the “War on Terror”: Holding the United States Accountable in Foreign Jurisdictions

February 24, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Furman Hall, 326
245 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012

Please RSVP here and bring ID to access NYU building. This event is free and open to the NYU community. Hosted by PILC and CHRGJ Pizza will be served! About the event Please join the Public Interest Law Center and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice for a lunch discussion on efforts to seek legal accountability for  More»

Legal Empowerment Strategies to Advance the Health and Nutrition Rights of Women in South Asia

February 22, 2017, 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Furman Hall 118
245 Sullivan Street
New York, NY 10012

Please RSVP here and bring ID to access NYU building. This event is free and open to the NYU Community. Light food and drinks will be provided.   About the event Join us for a talk with Sara Hossain, human rights lawyer and Executive Director of BLAST,  a leading legal aid organization in Bangladesh. Sara will be  More»

Reducing Violence by Reducing Prisons: Responding to Massacres, Mafias, and Mass Incarceration in Brazil

February 14, 2017, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Puck Building - Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue
295 Lafayette street, 2nd floor

Tweet RSVP  Fernando Ribeiro Delgado Conflict, Security, and Development Series About the talk: A series of massacres in January 2017 has brought renewed attention to Brazil’s prison problems. Authorities have responded with pledges to build more detention centers, to broaden use of solitary confinement, and to deploy the military. This talk problematizes these dominant proposals  More»