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Myanmar

Even as the political arena in Myanmar opens up, violent abuses continue in conflict zones, and questions persist about whether the rule of law will take hold and what will be done about past abuses.…

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Criminal Justice

Criminal justice systems are principal sources of grave human rights violations, including extrajudicial executions, torture, arbitrary detention, and discrimination.…

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Business & Human Rights

The relationship between business and human rights is of central importance in our increasingly globalized economy. Still, debates rage about the responsibility.…

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Alien Tort Statute

Survivors of grave human rights violations have used the statute to seek justice in U.S. courts when redress might otherwise be unavailable in their home countries.…

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Shifting Grounds

February 28, 2017

Tomorrow, March 1: “Shifting Grounds in International Human…

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February 22, 2017

Tomorrow, Feb. 23: Human rights in investment law

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March 1, 2017

Shifting Grounds in International Human Rights

WCC 3016

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March 9, 2017

Screening and Discussion of “What Tomorrow Brings”

WCC 1023

5:00- 7:00 p.m.

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