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Conferences and Trainings

Gandhi-King Conference: Overcoming the Systems of through the Power of Active Nonviolence

The Gandhi-King Conference is a two day event bringing together modern visionaries on nonviolence and social change with community leaders, activists, academics, and organizers to train, learn, plan, and organize to create a culture of liberation and justice for all. The deadline for proposals is February 23, 2015. The conference will be held on April 10-11, 2015 in Memphis, TN. For more information, please click here.

Mualim Said Conference and Festschrift

The one-day international conference will bring together scholars and activists to make presentations that will be published in a festschrift in honor of Mualim Said. Please click here for the flyer. For more information, please visit: http://www.american.edu/sis/islamicpeacechair/Mualim-Said-Conference.cfm

Conference Date: Thursday, March 19, 2015

Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law – Application now open

The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is pleased to announce that the Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is now accepting applications. The program will take place from May 26 to June 12, 2015. This Program offers 18 courses in English and Spanish lectured by over 39 scholars of relevance in the field of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law and gathers more than 150 participants from more than 25 different countries and with different levels of professional experience. The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law provides through this Program the unique opportunity to learn and interact with judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC), the International Court of Justice (ICJ), Special Rapporteurs of United Nations, members of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights and professors from all over the world. The Program is offered in three categories which include the modality of Certificate of Attendance for lawyers, law students and HR professionals of any country, ABA Credits for U.S. students and finally, the Diploma Course that is offered to a select group of 35 law professionals who fulfill the admission requirements.The application form for this program will be available at https://www.wcl.american.edu/hracademy.

For more information please contact us at: hracademy@wcl.american.edu.