2017 Promise Institute Gift Announcement

Dean Jennifer L. Mnookin, Professor Asli Bali and Dr. Eric Esrailian, producer of “The Promise,” announce a $20 million gift to launch The Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law.

2017 Contemporary Challenges in Human Rights – Panel 4

Panel 4: Armenia: Genocide, Denial, Accountability The final conference session featured keynote speaker Geoffrey Robertson, Q.C., Founder and Joint Head of Doughty Street Chambers, with discussant Aslı Bâli, Professor of Law; Director, UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies, UCLA. UCLA School of Law, International and Comparative Law Program – http://law.ucla.edu/iclp

2017 Contemporary Challenges in Human Rights – Panel 3

Panel 3: Accountability for Genocide and Other Mass Atrocities This panel examined some of the challenges of ensuring accountability for the perpetrators of genocide and other mass atrocities. UCLA School of Law, International and Comparative Law Program – http://law.ucla.edu/iclp

2017 Contemporary Challenges in Human Rights – Panel 2

Panel 2: Health and Human Rights in Conflict and Humanitarian Settings This panel identified some of the most pressing challenges at the intersection of health and human rights manifest in myriad ways, particularly during conflict and in humanitarian settings, and addressed ways to confront them in often unstable environments. UCLA School of Law, International and…

2017 Contemporary Challenges in Human Rights – Panel 1

Panel 1: National Security and Civil Liberties This panel explored some of the ways in which citizens of a variety of countries have been impacted by state surveillance, monitoring, and cyber-attacks that have shifted the boundaries between privacy and security in ways that may be inimical to human rights. UCLA School of Law, International and…

2017 Contemporary Challenges in Human Rights – Full Conference

The 2017 Contemporary Challenges in Human Rights Conference focused on three critical areas of human rights challenges: National Security and Civil Liberties; Ensuring the Protection of Health as a Human Right during Conflict and Humanitarian Settings; and Accountability for Genocide and Other Mass Atrocities. UCLA School of Law, International and Comparative Law Program – http://law.ucla.edu/iclp

UCLA Law Women LEAD Summit: Conversation with the Chief Justice

California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye discusses her career and the administration of the courts in California and offers her guidance for young women lawyers, in conversation with UCLA School of Law Dean Jennifer L. Mnookin at the inaugural UCLA Law Women LEAD Summit on Feb. 3, 2017. http://law.ucla.edu/leadsummit