CSD Series: Brazil’s Transitional Justice Policies: Perspectives from a Federal Prosecutor

September 30, 2014, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

The Puck Building , The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl.
295 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10012-9604

Featuring Marlon Weichert, CHRGJ Hauser Global Scholar, prosecutor with the Federal Public Ministry of Brazil (Ministério Público Federal). Brazil’s 1988 constitution enshrines a unique mandate for the Brazilian Public Prosecution Service—to defend human rights and the rule of law—in addition to fulfilling its criminal prosecution duties. As a federal prosecutor for nearly 20 years, Marlon  More»

Global Fellows Forums

October 7, 2014, 8:30am - 2:55pm

Furman Hall 910
245 Sullivan Street

On behalf of the Global Fellows Program at the Hauser Global Law School, we cordially invite you to attend our Global Fellows Forums to be held on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 in Furman Hall 910 and on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 in D’Agostino Faculty Club.  Below is a list of the speakers and their research  More»

Center for Global Affairs: The Global Challenges of the Next Ten Years: Do Today’s Lessons Apply?

October 9, 2014, 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Rosenthal Pavilion, 10th Fl, Kimmel Center
60 Washington Sq. S.
New York, NY 10012

A Center for Global Affairs 10th Anniversary Event  RSVP here. Please note location: NYU Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South The past ten years have seen extraordinary challenges to global peace and security: sectarian conflict in the Middle East and Africa, economic instability in the developing and developed worlds, and a refugee crisis beyond anything  More»

Global Fellows Forums

October 14, 2014, 8:30am - 4:55pm

D\'Agostino Hall
110 West Third Street

On behalf of the Global Fellows Program at the Hauser Global Law School, we cordially invite you to attend our Global Fellows Forums to be held on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 in Furman Hall 910 and on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 in D’Agostino Faculty Club.  Below is a list of the speakers and their research projects.  Research  More»

Human Rights Clinics, North and South

October 16, 2014, 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Wilf 5th Floor Conference Room
139 MacDougal Street
New York, NY

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice and the Global Justice Clinic invite you to join clinical Professors Eduardo Bertoni and Florencia Saulino, co-founders of NYU’s Clinic on Policy Advocacy in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Professor Meg Satterthwaite, director of NYU’s Global Justice Clinic, for an interactive discussion about teaching international human rights law and  More»

Past Events

Rights Displaced in Mozayik: Film Screening and Panel Discussion

September 23, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

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

After a devastating earthquake struck Haiti in 2010, 1.5 million people lost their homes. Four years later, more than 100,000 people continue to live in informal tent cities where they face regular threats of eviction, water and sanitation problems, and security risks. The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice invites you to watch Mozayik, a documentary about life in  More»

CSD Series: Crisis on the Southern Border: Unaccompanied Children Flee to the United States.  Refugees or Illegal Immigrants? Humanitarian or Political Crisis?

September 23, 2014, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

The Puck Building , The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl.
295 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10012-9604

Featuring John Keys, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Center for Global Affairs; former Senior Vice President, Programs, International Rescue Committee From October 2013 through June 2014, more than 56,000 unaccompanied children, primarily from Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador, have crossed from Mexico into the US – two times as many who crossed last year, and four times as  More»

National Security and the Midterms (DC Event)

September 22, 2014, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Abramson Auditorium, NYU Washington, DC
1307 L Street, NW
Washington, DC

Invitation: Join us for a celebration of our one-year anniversary, Sept. 22 in D.C., co-hosted by CQ Roll Call Panel on the role of national security issues in the 2014 midterm elections (and beyond), to be followed by a cocktail reception Join us for Just Security’s official one-year anniversary event panel and reception. When: Monday, September 22 from 5:30-7:00p.m. ESTWhere: NYU’s Washington  More»

CSD Series: The Place of Human Rights in a Renewed Global Push to End Extreme Poverty

September 16, 2014, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

The Puck Building , The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl.
295 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10012-9604

Featuring Philip Alston, CHRGJ Faculty Director & Co-Chair, UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights. The widely endorsed proposal for a universal social protection floor is a perfect example of the deep relevance of human rights to the debate over poverty eradication.  Challenges include overcoming the ambivalence of key international actors, including especially  More»