Noted documentary photographer Robert Nickelsberg’s photographs help bring into focus the day-to-day consequences of war, poverty, oppression, and political turmoil in Afghanistan.
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This conversation looks at the work of ASTRADOMES (Association of Domestic Workers), which has advocated for the rights of female workers in Central America for more than 20 years.
Canal Street & 6th Avenue, Duarte Square, New York, NY 10013
Too often the decisions of international human rights bodies are ignored by states unable or unwilling to implement them. A new book looks at how to connect court judgments and real change.
Inter-American Commission on Human Rights—1889 F St. NW, Room Rubén Darío, 8th Floor, Washington, D.C., 20006
This event brings together experts from Armenia and Georgia to discuss both countries’ progress in implementing reforms ahead of the Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius.
Eurocities, Square de Meeûs 1, 1000 Brussels
Join us in bearing witness to the suffering of the Rohingya, a Muslim minority in Burma long considered among the world’s most persecuted peoples.
Rubinstein Auditorium, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
This conversation explores how sweeping economic reforms and accompanying changes to the social contract are impacting life on the ground in Cuba.
Following the terrorist attack on the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, can Kenyan security forces get justice without abusing human rights?
This panel discussion features experts from the UN, ACLU, Amnesty International, and Human Rights Watch. A victim of a U.S. drone strike will also, for the first time, speak directly to a U.S. audience.
NYU School of Law, Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY
Big Change Baltimore celebrates the Open Society Institute–Baltimore’s presence in the city over the past 15 years.
CenterStage, 700 N. Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21202
Can digital connection lead to better human connection? A conversation with author Ethan Zuckerman and Open Society Foundations president Chris Stone.