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.
Jennifer Mason McAward, director of the Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights, and Diane Desierto, Associate Professor of Human Rights Law and Global Affairs, engaged in a conversation about the status and legacy of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Alexander McLean, founder of the African Prisons Project, visited the University of Notre Dame on September 6, 2018, to deliver the inaugural lecture for the newly endowed Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights.
The Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights welcomes the new class of international human rights lawyers to Notre Dame Law School for the 2017-18 academic year.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights has awarded its 2018 writing prizes for scholarly work that investigates issues central to its mission.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights continued its annual series of roundtable discussions with a session focused on race and racism, exploring responses and challenges presented by Catholic Social Teaching.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights has awarded its 2018 Summer Fellowships in support of Notre Dame law students pursuing public interest work
On Sunday, January 28, 2018, the Center for Civil and Human Rights hosted a conversation with Mohamedou Ould Slahi, author of Guantanamo Diary: Restored Edition.
Juan Pablo Albán, current doctoral student in the CCHR-sponsored J.S.D Program in International Human Rights Law, has been appointed an Amicus Curiae for the Special Jurisdiction for Peace in Colombia
The Center for Civil and Human Rights has announced the creation of three new writing prizes, designed to encourage scholarship around issues related to civil and human rights.
CCHR Summer Fellow Arianna Cook-Thajudeen shares her experience with the national Housing Law Project.
Notre Dame Magazine has published an account of efforts to preserve documents from Augusto Pinochet's brutal dictatorship in Chile in the 1980's.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights is proud to announce its Rita Bahr Cari Memorial Fund Scholars for 2017-18.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights welcomes its new class of international human rights lawyers for the 2017-18 academic year.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights has instituted a new series of closed-door roundtable discussions probing key issues with invited scholars.
CCHR and the Hesburgh Libraries introduce Convocate, a new research platform developed at Notre Dame.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights has awarded its first Summer Fellowship to Arianna Cook-Thajudeen, a second-year student at Notre Dame Law School.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights is proud to announce its Rita Bahr Cari Memorial Fund Scholars for 2016-17. The recipients are human rights lawyers enrolled in the Center’s LL.M. Program in International Human Rights.
Four members of the LL.M. Program emerged as winners of the Americas regionals of the Price Media Law Moot Court Competition.
Five students from the LL.M. Program in International Human Rights took part in the Intensive Trial Advocacy program at NDLS this Spring.
The Center for Civil and Human Rights (CCHR) is preparing to convene a Notre Dame panel to discuss the historical development, possibilities, and realities of sanctuary as a civil strategy for the protection of vulnerable populations.
Rodrigo Costa Sales, LL.M. ’14, is a legal advisor to the Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense (AIDA) in his native Brazil.
NDLS research seminar produces student papers analyzing access to legal remedies for human trafficking victims
The Center for Civil and Human Rights welcomes its new class of international human rights lawyers.
Scott Appleby, Marilyn Keough Dean of Notre Dame’s Keough School of Global Affairs, has announced the appointment of Jennifer Mason McAward as director of The Center for Civil and Human Rights.