Human Rights Month

Human Rights Month is an annual event that features conferences, workshops, a film festival, and a discussion of recent publications in the human rights sector. Through Human Rights Month, the Academy provides a forum for the education and discussion of human rights theory. Participants have the opportunity to share first hand experiences, as well as network with fellow practitioners, scholars, and activists in the field.

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2017 Human Rights Month Panels

Thursday June 1 - Thursday, June 15

For all panels held at WCL, CLE Accreditation will be applied for upon request. American University Washington College of Law is an accredited CLE provider for Virginia and Pennsylvania, with reciprocity for New York and New Jersey, and with accreditation for all other states applied for as requested.

Film Festival Information

White Helmets
 

Friday, June 9

Time: 12:30 pm
Room NT07

White Helmets (Crisis in Syria)

Spanish with English subtitles

 

Pelo Malo
 

Friday, June 16

Time: 12:30 pm
Room NT07

Pelo Malo (Gender)

Spanish with English subtitles