Home > Centre for the Study of Human Rights > Events > Public Events - 2007

Public Events - 2007

Human Rights Day Lecture: Human rights in the 21st century: problems and prospects
Kenneth Roth, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, and Dorothy Q. Thomas (chair)
6 December 2007

Intolerance in the Ivory Tower: the threat to the free speech of scholars
(In association with the Council for Assisting Refugee Academics and Index on Censorship)
Ilan Pappé, Kuyok Abol Kuyok, Kate Robertson and Professor George Gaskell (chair)
29 November 2007

Iraq and the law: what went wrong?
Rabinder Singh QC, Professor Christine Chinkin (chair)
14 November 2007

Field Notes: human rights defenders speak
(In conjunction with Human Rights Watch UK)
Mandira Sharma, Arnold Tsunga and Dr Jenny Kuper (chair)
6 November 2007

Marking a new era for equality and human rights in Britain
Trevor Phillips, Francesca Klug OBE, Baroness Jane Campbell DBE and Professor Conor Gearty (chair)
25 October 2007

Human Rights: Environmental security and human development in Africa
H.E. Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda, and Professor Conor Gearty (chair)
4 October 2007

Do war crime trials do more harm than good?
Richard J Goldstone, Leslie Vinjamuri, Anthony Dworkin, and Professor Conor Gearty (chair)
3 May 2007

Mental Health - A new frontier for human rights protection?
Professor Peter Bartlett, Professor Jill Peay, Professor Nikolas Rose (chair), George Szmukler
8 March 2007

Negotiating Justice: Human rights and peace agreements  - with the Transitional Justice Institute and International Council on Human Rights Policy
Professor Christine Bell, Professor Colm Campbell, Professor Conor Gearty, Susan McCrory (chair)
March 2007

Testing New Medicines: humans for sale
Professor John Abrahams, Professor Richard Ashcroft, Dr Sarah Edwards
15 February 2007

Legal Aid: human right or mere luxury?
Carol Harlow, Roger Smith and Sir Geoffrey Bindman (chair)
January 2007