What We Do

ANTI-TORTURE
The Center's program on Anti-Torture employs diverse methodology, programming and best-practices to promote public dialogue and education on the issue of torture. Learn more

 

 

DISABILITY & HUMAN RIGHTS
With leading nongovernmental organizations in the field of disability rights, the Center works to support enhanced implementation and expanded adoption of the UNCRPD. Learn more


HUMAN RIGHTS AND BUSINESS
The Center's initiatives in Human Rights and Business aim to build the capacity of businesses and civil society to operate in a responsible and sustainable manner related to human rights. Learn more

 

 

HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION
The Human Rights Education Program is dedicated to promoting widespread understanding of human rights through teaching and academic study, and includes several core initiatives. Learn more

 

 

HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE U.S.
The program on Human Rights in the U.S. strives to promote the incorporation of international human rights norms, language, and strategies into the work of advocates on behalf of marginalized and vulnerable communities in the United States. Learn more



IMPACT LITIGATION
The Impact Litigation Project seeks to promote the rule of law and democracy within the Americas through the international litigation of pivotal cases lending to promote and enhance the development and furtherance of international jurisprudence and standards. Learn more

 


PAST PROJECTS
For over 20 years, the Center has been providing unique training opportunities for legal practitioners, academics, activists and students to explore cutting-edge issues in the development of human rights humanitarian law. Learn more about some of our past projects. Learn more