November 17, 2014
TONIGHT: “The Inter-American Human Rights System: Contributions and Challenges”
“The Inter-American Human Rights System: Contributions and Challenges”
A talk by Professor Dinah L. Shelton
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Please join us for a talk by Dinah L. Shelton, Professor of International Law, George Washington University, and past president of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. Professor Shelton served on the Commission from 2010 to 2014, a period marked by controversy within the OAS about the Commission’s powers, and struggle over institutional reform. She is a leading expert on international law, human rights law, and international environmental law.