Diane Desierto has been tasked to assist Member States in the drafting process for a new treaty declaring development as a human right.
The summer funding supports students working in public interest organizations that promote civil or human rights.
The Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights recently convened a panel of experts to investigate the effects of social media and misinformation campaigns on human rights fact-finding.
Jessica Skocik, a third-year student at Notre Dame Law School, recently organized a conference on the fight against online sex trafficking.
The Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights has announced a new initiative, With Voices True, to collect and record the voices of the Notre Dame community on the topic of race.
The University of Notre Dame observed Martin Luther King Jr. Day with an MLK Celebration Luncheon and panel discussion on race moderated by Klau Center director Jennifer Mason McAward.
Catholic Relief Services, in partnership with the Klau Center, has published an innovative curriculum focused on human trafficking.
Donald P. Kommers, director of the Center for Civil Rights from 1976 to 1981, died Dec. 21 at his home in Holy Cross Village.
Keough School panelists discussed the convention in light of contemporary achievements and lingering challenges
Carmen Perez has spent 20 years advocating for civil rights issues, including gender equity, violence prevention, racial healing, community policing, and opposition to mass incarceration.
The Human Rights ND speaker series provides human rights advocates a public forum on campus.
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) approved today, during its November General Assembly, the formal statement, “Open Wide Our Hearts: The Enduring Call to Love, A Pastoral Letter Against Racism."
Klau Center fellow Diane Desierto recently participated in a panel discussion with other experts on climate change and human rights arbitration.
Klau Center Graduate Student Affiliates, Nataliia Voitseshyna and Iuliia Emtseva, recently delivered papers at international conferences.
The Keough School of Global Affairs has instituted a new human rights specialization within its Master of Global Affairs (MGA) program.
The Klau Center, in cooperation with Notre Dame Law School’s Career Development office, recently hosted its 2018 Summer Fellows for a briefing on their experiences with public interest organizations.
University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., has established a Campus Engagement Task Force to facilitate dialogue around the current abuse crisis gripping the Church.