Past Events

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Jaskiran Dhillon of the New School on Reflections on Prairie Rising: Indigenous Youth, Decolonization, and the Politics of Intervention.

Respondent: Manu Vimalassery of Barnard, Columba University

Monday, March 19, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Democracy and human rights in Turkey are deteriorating at an astonishing speed. Wholesale abuses of the rule of law and human rights – ongoing since the imposition of the state of emergency following the July 2016 attempted coup – have become even more grave in 2018.

Saturday, March 17, 2018 9:30 AM - Sun , March 18, 2018 1:00 PM

This two-day interactive workshop is designed to strengthen participants’ professional leadership skills for work in the fields of human rights and social justice. Designed for staff and organizational leaders in NGOs, grassroots organizations, networks, social movements, and donor agencies, including staff working in program management, development, communications, strategic planning, impact analysis, monitoring and evaluation (M&E) and other areas of relevant work.

Thursday, March 15, 2018 4:00PM-6:00PM

David L. Phillips, Director of the Peace-building and Rights Program of the Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University, will discuss ending Syria's civil war as part of the Mercy College's Center for Global Engagement's Visiting Scholar Lecture Series.

Thursday, March 15, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

In conjunction with the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women, the Institute for the Study of Human Rights, The Prospect Hill Foundation, and the The Sperry Fund invite you to a side event on Empowering Rural Women and Girls