The D’Angelo Law Library’s Foreign and International Law Librarian & Lecturer in Law, Lyonette Louis-Jacques, is offering two 45-minute Keystone Professionalism and Leadership Program sessions focusing on effective international human rights research. Students interested in human rights work and practice are welcome to attend!
Researching International Human Rights Law & Policy
Date: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Location: Law School, Classroom D
Lyonette Louis-Jacques will provide a quick overview of the United Nations human rights system, as well as the European, Inter-American, African, and other regional systems for the protection of human rights. She will highlight major sources for locating treaties, jurisprudence, and other human rights-related documents, as well as important IGOs, NGOs, and social media sources. She will especially emphasize tools for international human rights lawyering, advocacy, and litigation.
This event is being offered twice: at 12:15 pm & 3:00 pm. Point value: 10 Keystone points.