Past Events

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

Pierre Claver Mbonimpa will speak about the current crisis in Burundi and recent findings by the UN Human Rights Council that Burundi's top leaders and security agencies have committed crimes against humanity.

Monday, October 16, 2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted two years ago, making it an opportune time for a first stocktaking. The SDGs make the central promise to Leave No One Behind and include a dedicated goal to reduce inequalities.

Monday, October 16, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

During book talk entitled "Incitement on Trial: Prosecuting International Speech Crimes" with Professor Richard Ashby Wilson, the participants will discuss how international and national armed conflicts are usually preceded by a media campaign in which public figures foment ethnic, national, raci

Monday, October 16, 2017 12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

Join the following participants in the 2017 Human Rights Advocates Program for a discussion on their work:

African Activist
LGBT Rights

Kenedy Abor Owiti
Programme Manager, NYARWEK LGBTI Coalition

Thursday, October 12, 2017 6:10 PM - 8:00 PM

A selection of the documentary film, ‘Skulls of my People,’ will be followed by discussion about the Ovaherero and Nama genocide - the first genocide of the 20th century.