2016-2017 Catalog 
    
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2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LAW - 870B Litigation and Advocacy in Human Rights Law


(2 hrs)

This course offers diverse perspectives on international and domestic advocacy in human rights and the interaction between the two spheres, the role of NGOs and the importance of international mechanisms of supervision. It addresses the role of non-state actors in the development of international human rights law and the relevance of legal mechanisms and organs of adjudication in the work of the human rights activist. (taught in Spanish) Summer