Spring 2016 Distinguished Global Fellow Judge Patrick Lipton Robinson of the International Court of Justice will be on campus April 4–8.
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Global News in Brief
US Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson explored modern counterterrorism strategy in his keynote for “Terrorism Trials and Investigations: A US-UK Transatlantic Dialogue,” a conference co-hosted...
At Center on Law and Security conference, CIA deputy director and former House members consider national intelligence and accountabilityIn the post-Snowden era, traditional actors like Congress and the courts, as well as new players such as global technology companies, are making intelligence oversight more complex than ever. At “...
UN Special Rapporteur Philip Alston warns that Mauritania risks instability if wealth is not better sharedThe United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, Philip Alston, today said that Mauritania’s continuing stability in a volatile region risks being undermined unless the...
Philip Alston and other UN experts call for action in Flint, calling having safe drinking water a human rightSpeaking ahead of President Barack Obama’s upcoming visit to Flint on May 4, three United Nations experts have called for immediate action to address the serious human rights concerns brought...