Hillary Clinton Center for Women's Empowerment

Fall 2013

The lecture series is co-sponsored by the American Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS)

Fall 2013

GUEST SPEAKERS

November 19, 2013 7:00 pm Building 4, Auditorium

WOMEN, MIGRATION AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING:

CONTEMPORARY FORMS OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN NORTH AFRICA

Speaker: Dr. Terry Coonan

As Executive Director of the Center for the Advancement of Human Rights, Florida, Dr. Coonan has worked in Chile and Central America with torture victims and the families of the disappeared. He served for several years advising U.S. judges on immigration and refugee law. He went on to litigate asylum and torture victim protection cases throughout the country. Dr. Coonan has also worked with the UN Sub-Commission for Human Rights in Geneva and the UN High Commission for Refugees in Washington D.C.

 


September 23, 2013   6:00 pm, Building 4, Auditorium

FAITH AND FEMINISM – MUSLIM AND CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVES

Speakers: Dr Asma Lamrabet (Morocco) and Dr. Josée Ngalula (Democratic Republic of Congo)