Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Postgraduate Fellow Spotlight: Megan Pearson ’21

Bernstein Fellow Megan Pearson ’21 discusses her work advocating for development finance institutions to improve accountability to local communities.

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Lowenstein Clinic and CRR Submit Brief on Sexual Violence to Inter-American Court

The Lowenstein Clinic and the Center for Reproductive Rights submitted the amicus brief to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in a case alleging that Bolivia had failed to prevent, investigate, or punish someone for who had repeatedly raped a child.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Conference Highlights Professor Kahn’s Work

The work and jurisprudence of Professor Paul Kahn ’80 was discussed in a two-day workshop Law and Political Imagination on April 7 and 8 co-organized by the Edinburgh Law School Centre for Legal Theory.

Friday, April 8, 2022

Michael Breen ’11 on Building Capacity and Coalitions

Michael Breen ’11, President and Chief Executive Officer of Human Rights First, led the Human Rights Workshop on April 7.

Thursday, March 24, 2022

Schell Center Report Presents Evidence of Crimes Against Humanity in Myanmar

In the six months following its February 2021 coup d’état, the Myanmar junta committed acts against civilians that amount to crimes against humanity, according to a new report released by the Schell Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School and the human rights organization Fortify Rights.

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Luke Moffett Discusses Reparations by Nonstate Armed Groups

The Schell Center welcomed Luke Moffett, an expert on reparations and armed conflict, for Human Rights Workshop.

Saturday, February 26, 2022

What We Have Already Lost in Ukraine — A Commentary by Paul Kahn ’80

Paul W. Kahn is Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities, and Director of the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 21, 2022

Climate of Danger: Exile

Tom & Andi Bernstein Visiting Human Rights Fellow Alfred Brownell, an environmental lawyer and activist, is featured on The Comb podcast.