Thursday, June 1
Current Challenges to a Human Rights-Based Approach to Development after the Adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals

Siobhan McInerney-Lankford, Senior Counsel, The World Bank, Washington, D.C.
Mac Darrow, Representative, Washington DC Liaison Office, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Washington, D.C.
Jarna Petman, Deputy Director and Senior Lecturer, Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Helsinki, Finland
Moderator: Leo Zwaak, Retired Associate Professor, Netherlands Institute of Human Rights, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands

12:30 - 2 pm, American University Washington College of Law, 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Rm. NT01

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CLE Institute Course Series on Human Rights, Co-sponsored with american society of international law
Friday, June 2
The Backlash against Regional Human Rights Systems: An Ongoing Concern

Luis Lopez Guerra, Judge, European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg, France
Eduardo Ferrer MacGregor Poisot, Judge, Inter-American Court on Human Rights, Organization of American States, San José, Costa Rica
Moderator: Elizabeth Abi-Mershed, Assistant Executive Secretary, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States (OAS), Washington, D.C.

12:30 - 2:00 pm, ASIL, Tillar House, 2223 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington D.C.

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Friday, June 2
Guest Lecture by Judge Luis Lopez Guerra, Judge, European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg, France

2:30 - 4:20 pm, American University Washington College of Law, 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Rm. NT01

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CLE Institute Course Series on Human Rights, Co-sponsored with american society of international law
Monday, June 5
The International Criminal Court at a Crossroad: Achievements and Challenges Ahead – A Conversation with Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi, President of the International Criminal Court

Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi, President, International Criminal Court, The Hague, The Netherlands
Diane Orentlicher, Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C.

6:00 - 7:30 pm, ASIL, Tillar House, 2223 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington D.C.

Tuesday, June 6
Conferencia con ponente invitada Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi, Jueza y Presidente, Corte Penal Internacional, La Haya, Los Paisos Bajos

8:30 - 10:20 am, American University Washington College of Law, 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Rm. NT01

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Tuesday, June 6
Emerging challenges to International Humanitarian Law in the post-November US Elections Era

Tracey Begley, Legal Officer, International Committee of the Red Cross, Regional Delegation for the United States and Canada, Washington, D.C.
John Cerone, Visiting Professor of International Law, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University & University of Windsor
Andrea Prasow, Deputy Washington Director, Human Rights Watch, Washington, D.C.
Moderator: David Crane, Founding Chief Prosecutor, Special Court for Sierra Leone

12:30 - 2 pm, American University Washington College of Law, 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Rm. NT01

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Thursday, June 8
The Impact of Fiscal Policy in the Protection of Human Rights: An Update on the Debate

Aldo Caliari, Senior Advisor, Intergovernmental Group of 24 on Monetary Affairs and Development, Washington, D.C.
Horacio Corti, Public Defender General, Ministry of Public Defense of the City of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Nicholas Lusiani, Director Human Rights in Economic Policy, Center for Economic and Social Cultural Rights, Washington, D.C.
Jimena Garrote, Senior Counsel, Legal Vice Presidency Unit, The World Bank, Washington, D.C.
Moderator: Victor Abramovich, Deputy Solicitor General, Buenos Aires, Argentina

12:30 - 2 pm, American University Washington College of Law, 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Rm. NT01

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Monday, June 12
Book Launch: Sex, Crimes, and Sins: A Dialouge on Sexuality, Law and Religion in Latin America.

Rob Albro, Research Associate Professor, Center for Latin American & Latino Studies, American University, Washington, D.C.
Rebecca Cook, Co-Director, International Program on Reproductive and Sexual Health Law, University of Toronto, Canada
Monica Roa, Independent Consultant, Madrid, Spain
Macarena Saez, Director, Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, Washington, D.C.

12:30 - 2 pm, American University Washington College of Law, 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Rm. NT01

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Tuesday, June 13
The Inter-American Court and its Relationship with the National Jurisdictions: The Challenges Ahead

Pablo Saavedra, Secretary, Inter-American Court of Human Rights, Organization of American States, San José, Costa Rica
Catalina Botero, Dean, Law School, Los Andes University, Bogotá, Colombia
Felipe González, Former Chair, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Organization of American States
Moderator: Claudia Martin, Co-Director and Professorial Lecturer-in-Residence, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C.

12:30 - 2 pm, American University Washington College of Law, 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Rm. NT01

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CLE Institute Course Series on Human Rights, Co-sponsored with american society of international law
Wednesday, June 14
Upholding Human Rights in Times of Populist Nationalism

Laurence Burgorgue-Larson, Judge, Constitutional Court of Andorra and Professor, Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, Paris, France
Christof Heyns, Professor of Human Rights Law, University of Pretoria and Member, Human Rights Committee, United Nations
Elizabeth Andersen, Director, Rule of Law Initiave, American Bar Association, Washington, D.C.
Moderator: Ted Piccone, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.

6:00 - 7:30pm, ASIL, Tillar House, 2223 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington D.C.

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Thursday, June 15
The Inter-American System in the Trump Administration Era

Cynthia Arnson, Director, Latin American Program, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, D.C.
Lisa Haaugard, Executive Director, Latin America Working Group, Washington, D.C.
Michael Camilleri, Director, Peter D. Bell Rule of Law Program, Inter-American Dialogue, Washington, D.C.
Jose Miguel Vivanco, Executive Director, Americas Division, Human Rights Watch, Washington, D.C.
Moderator: Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Co-Director and Professorial Lecturer-in-Residence, Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C.

12:30 - 2 pm, American University Washington College of Law, 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW, Rm. NT01

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