Past Events

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM

Join the Human Rights Advocates Program and the Indigenous Peoples' Rights Program for a discussion with Human Rights Advocates Chhing Lamu Sherpa (Sherpa, Nepal) and Aehshatu Manu (Mbororo, Cameroon).

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 12:10 AM - 1:10 AM

David Mathieson, senior researcher on Burma at Human Rights Watch, will discuss his work in and around Burma, which has spanned over a decade.

Monday, October 10, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Come to the unveiling of Columbia University’s new plaque honoring the Lenape people who lived in this area before and during the colonization of the Americas – and who are part of our community today.

Thursday, October 6, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

"Hijacking Human Rights: Neoliberalism and the End of the Third World" with Professor Joseph R. Slaughter

October 6, 2016 · 12-1PM
Columbia University, Fayerweather Hall, Room 411

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 4:45 PM - 5:30 PM

Join us for a discussion with Professor Inga Winkler on the UN Special Procedures, an integral part of the international human rights machinery. Dr. Winkler is the former Legal Advisor to the UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights to Water and Sanitation, Catarina de Albuquerque.