Past Event

The Role of Diplomacy in Advancing Human Rights During Conflict

April 2, 2024
12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Columbia Law School, 435 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027 Jerome Greene Hall 107

Please join the Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute for a lunch talk as part of our Spring Event Series: Defending Human Rights in the Face of Armed Conflict. The event series will explore strategies for promoting rights, justice, and peace during armed conflict. 

This event, co-sponsered by the Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute and the Columbia Law Students Human Rights Association is titled "Pathways to Peace: The Role of Diplomacy and Peacebuilding in Advancing Human Rights During Conflict" and has a particular focus on Ethiopia, Myanmar, and Global Trends.


  • Gareth Sweeney, Crisis Action, United Nations Director
  • Carol Sivpey Te, Peace Nexus Foundation, Programme Manager; UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Myanmar, Senior Researcher
  • Meseret Ali, Association for Human Rights in Ethiopia, Executive Director

When: Tuesday, April 02, 2024 | 12:10pm - 1:10pm 

Where: Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 107

Contact Information

Manmeet Kaur Nijjer