Feb 01 Thu
2018

The Kovler Project Against Torture (Formerly the UNCAT Project) Panel Presentation

12:15PM - 01:15PM Washington College of Law YT01-01

Lunch will be provided

Unique Experiential Learning Opportunity for Selected JD Students


The Kovler Project Against Torture (formerly the United Nations Committee against Torture (UN CAT) Project) is a one-of-a-kind experiential learning opportunity to provide assistance to the UN Committee against Torture. The KPAT includes a specialized practicum on the prohibition of torture under international law (with instruction by current and former Committee members), and one week in Geneva, Switzerland, at the Committee’s session. Project participants will discuss the KPAT and the upcoming spring application process and deadline:

Dean Emeritus/Professor Claudio Grossman, Project Assoc. Dir. Jennifer de Laurentiis, and Kovler Student Scholars Against Torture Lydia A. Boyer, Rachel Buntrock, Alyssa Dunbar, Victoria Ernst, Katherine Holcombe, Emma Marion, Matthew Reiter, Nadeen Saqer, William Vazquez, Christine Vlasic, and Katherine Youssouf.

For further information on the Project, visit https://www.wcl.american.edu/ilp/kpat.cfm or email jdelaurentiis@wcl.american.edu

Organizer

Special Events & Continuing Legal Education

Special Events & CLE

202-274-4075
secle@wcl.american.edu

Where

Washington College of Law
4300 Nebraska Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20016