Monday, June 11, 2018

June NYC Human Rights Conferences

In conjunction with the State University of New York, New York City Pride will launch its First Human Rights Conference on Pride.  The one day conference will be held on June 14th at SUNY's Global Center at 116 E. 55th Street. The website informs  "This one day conference provides a unique opportunity for a global dialogue about human rights, ranging from performances to presentations, politics to policies, and activists to academics."   Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, Andrew Gilmour (UN OHCHR) will participate in the conversation. More information can be found here.

On June 18th, Benjamin Cardozo School of Law will host International Law:  A Casualty in the "War on Terror'.  The conference will be held at the law school at 6 pm. Prof. Gabor Rona and the law school, and Prof. Marco Sassoli of the University of Geneva will discuss the impact of current national security policies on international law.

Cardozo is located at 55 5th Avenue, NYC.  The conference will be held in the 3rd Floor Lounge.  A reception will follow.

You may register for the conference here.

Editors' Note: Thank you to IntLawGrrls for bringing the Cardozo conference to our attention.




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