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Human Rights in Practice: Fall 2020 virtual events: International Aspects and Impacts of the Black Lives Matter Movement

There are 4 events in the Human Rights in Practice: Fall 2020 Virtual Events series:

  • 9/15/2020 – International Aspects and Impacts of the Black Lives Matter Movement
  • 9/28/2020 – Digital Rights and Discrimination
  • 10/13/2020 – Access to Health Care in Prisons During the Pandemic
  • 10/26/2020 – Torture Victim Protection Act Litigation

Please join us for a panel discussion of the international reach of the Black Lives Matter movement with Dominique Day, Executive Director, Daylight, and Chairperson, United Nations Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent; Rym Khadhraoui, Researcher, Amnesty International; and, Thato Masiagnoako, Researcher, Socio-Economic Rights Institute. The program will be moderated by Jayne Huckerby, Clinical Professor of Law, and Director of the Duke Law International Human Rights Clinic.

This event is part of the Duke Law Human Rights in Practice series organized by the Center for International and Comparative Law and the International Human Rights Clinic. Co-sponsored by the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association; the Black Law Students Association; the Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute; the Duke Human Rights Center at the Kenan Institute for Ethics; the Duke Law Center on Law, Race and Politics; the Duke Law Office of the Dean; the Human Rights Law Society; the International Law Society; the Latin American Law Students Association; the South Asian Law Student Association; and the Womxn of Color Collective.

The event is free and open to all. To join the virtual event go to https://duke.zoom.us/j/99625071889?pwd=N05DUjZ0enhSb1prdklwNnk3bXNPUT09. For additional information, please contact Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu

This event is sponsored by Duke Law International Human Rights Clinic and Center for International and Comparative Law, and cosponsored by DHRC@FHI.

Details

Date:
September 15
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Website:
law.duke.edu/humanrights/