HRTS 510: Advancing Human Rights Law

Provides students with an understanding of human rights law and the means for human rights enforcement (as found in international, regional, and national processes). Law can be the means for fomenting change and advancement of human rights initiatives. Human rights lawyers and practitioners will participate with us as guest speakers. Students will acquire the necessary tools for promoting legislative initiatives, engaging executive actors, and bringing challenges before a range of international bodies.

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