Past Events

Friday, October 28, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join NYC Stands With Standing Rock for a report back from the frontlines and the launch of a new teaching tool, the Standing Rock syllabus. This event is free and open to all.

Thursday, October 27, 2016 2:30 PM - 7:30 PM

This conference will feature two panels:'Conformity, Impartiality and Rights'and 'Humanitarianism Between Charity and International Security', moderated by Prof. Dirk Salomons and Prof. Susannah Friedman, Columbia University. It marks Prof.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

A Discussion on the Right to Life with the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Housing, Leilani Farha.

Jamil Dakwar, Director, ACLU's Human Rights Program
Daniela Ikawa, Strategic Litigation Program Coordinator, ESCR-Net

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Visit the Lehman Social Sciences Library to view a wide variety of items from the Center for Human Rights Documentation & Research's human rights collections and archives during our annual Open House.

Saturday, October 22, 2016 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

This conference will explore how history can also engage with conflict resolution processes and the work of mass atrocity prevention. Topics will include textbooks, museums, historical commissions, archives, collective memory, and performative history.