View All Areas

Areas of Focus

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.…

More >

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.…

More >

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.…

More >
Visit Our Blog

From Our Blog

September 18, 2017

Tomorrow, Sept. 19: Freedom of Expression and LGBTI Eqaulity in J…

More >

September 13, 2017

HRP Welcomes New Staff and Visiting Fellows

More >
See all Events

Upcoming Events

September 22, 2017

In Pursuit of Accountability for Post-9/11 Torture: A Discussion with the Salim v. Mitchell Litigation Team

WCC 2009

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

More >

September 28, 2017

Rights, Action, and Accountability: Tackling Gender-based Violence and HIV in Southern Africa

WCC 3016

12:00- 1:00 p.m.

More >