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2016 Adlai Stevenson Award Presentation to Philip Alston - The Struggle for Human Rights Accountability

Dec 8, 2016 04:30PM to 05:30PM

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Philip Alston, United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights; New York University School of Law

Please join us for a 2016 International Human Rights Day program.  UN Rapporteur for Extreme Poverty and Human Rights Philip G. Alston, the John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law at New York University School of Law, and co-founder of its Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, will give an address accepting the UNA-USA’s 2016 Adlai Stevenson Award for his human rights career of service to the global community.

Professor Alston will speak and take questions regarding his work on freedom from extreme poverty, on ending extrajudicial executions, and children’s human rights.

Organized by the United Nations Association of the USA (Princeton-Trenton Area Chapter) in conjunction with the Program in Law and Public Affairs