Past Events

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

A discussion between Yadh Ben Achour, former President of the High Authority of the Revolution in Tunisia, Yasmine Ergas, Lecturer at the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), and Alfred Stepan, Wallace Sayre Professor of Government (SIPA), on human rights in post-revolution Tunisia.

Monday, January 23, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Serbian filmmaker Ognjen Glavonic' takes up the issue of war crimes in Serbia, specifically the five mass graves that were discovered in a police barracks in Belgrade suburb.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

In recognition of Human Rights Day and in light of the human rights concerns emerging from the presidential election, the Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR, the Human Rights Graduate Group (HRGG), and Columbia University Students for Human Rights (CUSHR) will hold an informal human r

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Please join us as the AHDA 2016 fellows speak about their work, and the projects that they have developed while fellows at Columbia.

10:00 AM - 11:10 AM: Oral History and Questions of Identity and Conflict: Javeed Ul Aziz, Benji de la Piedra, Mariam Aboughazi

Thursday, December 8, 2016 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The goal of the forum is to bring together leading activists and practitioners to discuss the implications of impending changes to U.S. immigration policy following recent elections and provide strategies for organizing around this issue on both a local and national level.