Partnering with Scientists to Advance Human Rights - Wednesday, September 17, 2014


How to Bring a Case before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights - Monday, December 16, 2013

Montreux Five Years On - Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Human Rights 101: A Webinar - Thursday, November 21, 2013

PMSC Training: What Needs to be Taught - Friday, November 15, 2013

The Human Rights Implications of Psychiatric Diagnosis - Thursday, November 14, 2013

Munching on Human Rights: An Introduction to International Criminal Law -Tuesday, November 12, 2013

PMSC Traning - Who Needs to be Trained - Friday, November 8, 2011

PMSC Training - Introduction to the Workshop - Friday, November 8, 2011

Human Rights Defender: LGBTI Advocates from El Salvador - Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Cool Human Rights Work I Did on My Summer Vacation - Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Human Rights in the Workplace: Employment Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation - Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Webcast of the Special Rapporteur's Address to the UN General Assembly - Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Munching on Human Rights: Ecomomic, Social, and Cultural Rights - Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Race, Torture, and Execution: A Human Rights Analysis of the Death Penalty in U.S. Prisons - Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Accountability, Transitional Justice, and the Case for Northern Ireland - Thursday, September 12, 2013

Munching on Human Rights 101: A Crash Course - Tuesday, September 10, 2013

International Humanitarian Law and Disability - Wednesday, April 3, 2013
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National Council on Disability Report Launch: Accessibility of Overseas Facilities and Programs Funded by the United States - March 21, 2013

Expanding Targeted Killings, Diminishing Justice: The Leaked DOJ Memo and International Humanitarian Law - February 7, 2013

Mass Shootings and Mental Disability Rights in the U.S. - February 25, 2013


Human Rights Perspectives on US Elections: Free and Fair? - October 25, 2012

Corporate Liability for Human Rights Violations Outside the US: A Day After Assessment of the Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Reargument - October 2, 2012

Munching on Human Rights: Human Rights 101: A Crash Course - September 13, 2012

Corporate Liability for Corporations Outside the US: A Day-After Assessment of the Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Reargument - October 2, 2012

The Trayvon Martin Tragedy: A Teach-In and Legal Discussion Forum - April 9, 2012


The Responsibility to Protect Today: Did Libya Kill R2P? - November 15, 2011

Abuse in the Shadows: Migrant Workers' Rights and Redress in Indonesia - November 3, 2011 

Human Rights Defender: A Conversation with Professor Juan Mendez - October 26, 2011

40 Years After Attica - October 18, 2011

Human Trafficking, Prostiution, Pandemics and Politics: Do Anti-Trafficking Policies Hurt the Most Vulnerable? - October 12, 2011

Munching on Human Rights: Economic, Social and Cultural Rights with Professor Rick Wilson - October 11, 2011

Litigating for Indigenous Rights: Saramaka People and other cases in the Inter-American System - September 21, 2011

Trafficking and Violence Against Women and Girls with Disabilities - September 12, 2011

Maria Otero, Undersecretary for Democracy and Global Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Opens Obama Administration and Human Rights Conference - April 28, 2011

International Humanitarian Law: Emerging Issues in the Law of Armed Conflict - March 23, 2011
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After the Vote: Challenges and Opportunities for a Two-State Sudan - Thursday, February 17th, 2011

What Does It Mean To "Do" Human Rights Work? A Discussion with Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law Co-Directors - February 16th, 2011


Pakistan: Human Rights in Deep Water - September 15, 2010

2009 and EARLIER

Remarks by the Former Special Representative of the Secretary General for Human Rights in Cambodia, the Hon. Michael D. Kirby - April 17, 2009

In the Dock and Under the Gun: Baseless Prosecutions of Human Rights Defenders in Colombia - March 24, 2009

Human Rights and Religious Freedom in Iran: The Situation of the Baha'is - March 23, 2009

A Step Forward or a Roadblock to Peace and Justice in Darfur? - March 19, 2009

Human Trafficking, HIV/AIDS, and the Sex Sector - Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Iraqi Refugee Crisis: Present-day Challenges & Opportunities For Lasting Solutions - Tuesday, March 17, 2009

The Obama Administration and the State Secrets Privilege - March 4, 2009

The Prevention of Torture and Other Ill-Treatment - Monday, February 23, 2009

Realizing the Promise of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Examining the First 60 Years and Beyond - Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Impact on Global Human and Civil Rights - November 18, 2008

Human Rights, Housing, and Education: A Panel Discussion Exploring New Orleans Three Years After Katrina - November 12, 2008

Nuts and Bolts of Doing Human Rights Work: Cool Human Rights Work I Did On My Summer Vacation - October 30, 2008

Nuts and Bolts of Doing Human Rights Work: Your Vision: Founding an NGO - October 21, 2008

Munching on Human Rights: What Is the Universal Bill of Human Rights? The ABC's of the UDHR - October 7, 2008

Boumediene v. Bush and the Future of US Detention Policy - September 23, 2008

Countering Terrorism Through Domestic & International Sanctions Listing A Rule of Law Perspective - Monday, September 15, 2008

Munching on Human Rights: An Introduction to Human Rights and the Treaty Reporting Process - September 11, 2008

Olympian Violence Erupting in Tibet - April 3, 2008

International Perspectives on Implementation of the New UN Disability Rights Convention - March 31, 2008

Right to Identity in the Americas: The Role of Civil Society - March 7, 2008

The Role of Lawyers in Promoting Judicial Independence in Pakistan - February 6, 2008

Torture Around the World Panel Discussion at the American University Museum in the Katzen - November 15, 2007

Munching on Human Rights: Exploring the Intersection of Human Rights and IP, Business, and Environmental Law - November 13, 2007

Racial Discrimination in the US Criminal Justice System and International Human Rights Standards: Reporting to CERD - May 17, 2007

The New UN Disability Rights Convention: Building Support in the United States for Ratification and Implementation - April 9, 2007

Munching on Human Rights: Current Issues of the Inter-American Human Rights System, featuring Diego Rodriquez-Pinzon - April 4, 2007

The Conflict on the Durland Line of Pakistan/Afghanistan: Struggling for Rights or Survival? - March 28, 2007

Comparative Approaches to Enforcement of Human Rights: India & the United States - March 22, 2007

Testify to Repression: The Oaxaca Delegation Reports Back - March 7, 2007

Munching on Human Rights: The Law of War and the Rules of Occupation: A Primer, featuring Professor Bob Goldman - February 28, 2007

U.S. Education Law and its Human Rights Impact on Racial Minorities - February 22, 2007

The Challenges of Human Rights Activism In Tunisia - November 28, 2006

Failure to Protect: A Call for the UN Security Council to Act in North Korea - November 13, 2006

Exposing Sexual Violence Behind Bars: The Implementation of the Prison Rape Elimination Act - November 2, 2006

Cool Human Rights Work I Did on My Summer Vacation - October 12, 2006

Guantanamo Teach-In - October 5, 2006

The Responsibility to Protect - September 29, 2006

Hamdan v. Rumsfeld: Implications For Military Commissions - September 26, 2006

Human Rights Implications of Hurricane Katrina: 6 Months Later - April 11, 2006