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November 7 Thursday

Human Rights Workshop: Kaitlin Y. Cordes, "Human Rights Law and the Investment Treaty Regime"

  • Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 12:10PM - 1:45PM
  • Calabresi Faculty Lounge
  • Open To The Public
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Description

Kaitlin Y. Cordes developed and leads the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment’s work on investments in land and agriculture, as well as the Center's work on the intersection of human rights and international investment. Prior to joining CCSI, she worked with the Africa Division of Human Rights Watch and served as an advisor to the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food (Olivier De Schutter). She also has worked with a range of social justice organizations in the United States and India, and clerked for Justice Virginia A. Long of the Supreme Court of New Jersey. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and Columbia Law School.
 

Background readings are available one week prior to workshop.  To request readings, email: schell.law@yale.edu.

 

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Schell Center for International Human Rights