AHRCentre Deputy Director, Justine Nolan to teach human rights at Columbia University in June/July

AHRCentre Deputy Director, Justine Nolan to teach human rights at Columbia University in June/July
Event date: 
26 Jun 2012 - 6 Jul 2012
Venue: 
Columbia University, New York
 
 
AHRCentre Deputy Director, Justine Nolan will be teaching human rights at Columbia University in June/July. Taught in conjunction with Columbia Law School’s Human Rights Institute, this two week intensive summer school offered by UNSW, examines the operation of human rights law in practice in international, regional and domestic U.S. and Australian contexts.

Based in New York, the course draws together leading U.S. and international human rights lawyers to provide cutting-edge case studies from U.S. courts, regional human rights commissions and the UN system. It also provides students with doctrinal foundations in international human rights law and its incorporation into domestic law, as well as an introduction to the U.S. Bill of Rights and civil rights law. The program will include field visits to the United Nations and other major New York landmarks and cultural institutions.

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