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Tuesday Common Hour: Human Rights Fellows Symposium
Event Type:Lecture
Location:Mather Hall Rittenberg Lounge
 
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
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Teresita Romero
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Department:Human Rights Program
Stephanie Clemente, ‘14 Clinton Global Initiative: Established in 2005 by President Bill Clinton, the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI), an initiative of the Clinton Foundation, convenes global leaders to create and implement innovative solutions to the world's most pressing challenges.
 
Natalia Kolakowska, ‘14 Connecticut Commission on Human Rights (CHRC): The mission of the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities is to eliminate discrimination through civil and human rights law enforcement and to establish equal opportunity and justice for all persons within the state through advocacy and education.
 
Maggie Lawrence, ‘14 National Economic & Social Rights Initiative (NESRI): In partnership with communities, NESRI works to build a broad movement for economic & social rights, including health, housing, education and work with dignity.
 
Samia Kemal, ’14 – Amnesty International, NY: Amnesty's global mission is rooted in a
fundamental commitment to the rights, dignity, and wellbeing of every person on Earth.
 
Reshoketswe Mapokgole, ‘14 Connecticut Commission on Human Rights (CHRC): The mission of the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities is to eliminate discrimination through civil and human rights law enforcement and to establish equal opportunity and justice for all persons within the state through advocacy and education.
 
Shanelle Morris, ‘16 International Rescue Committee (IRC): The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and lifechanging assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster.
 
We would also like to recognize the following 2013 Human Rights Summer Fellows:
Stephanie Goetz, ’15 – International Rescue Committee (IRC): Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) offers lifesaving care and lifechanging assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster.
 
Nicole Lukac, ’15 – Witness: WITNESS is an international nonprofit organization that has been using the power of video and storytelling for 20 years to open the eyes of the world to human rights abuses.              
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