Dr. Agnes Callamard
United Nations Special Rapporteur for Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Execution and Director, Columbia Global Freedom of Expression, Columbia University
A growing suspicion about the reliability and accuracy of reporting, and the widespread dissemination of disinformation associated with strongman governments around the world, raise critical challenges to human rights advocacy, litigation and enforcement, policymaking, and promotion. Dr. Agnès Callamard will explore the challenges confronted by those responsible for human rights fact-finding.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
4:00 p.m.-5:15 p.m.
Keough School of Global Affairs, Washington Office
1400 16th Street NW
Reception to follow, 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Gerald L. Neuman
J. Sinclair Armstrong Professor of International, Foreign, and Comparative Law and Director, Human Rights Program, Harvard Law School
Bruno Simma Collegiate Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School
James J. Silk
Binger Clinical Professor of Human Rights; Director, Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic; and Director, Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights, Yale Law School
Penelope Van Tuyl
Associate Director of the WSD Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice, Stanford Global Studies, Stanford University
Associate Professor of Human Rights Law and Global Affairs, Keough School of Global Affairs, University of Notre Dame