Human Rights Advances during COVID-19

January 27, 2022Duke Law News

Monday, February 28, 2022
Law School Room 3037
12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m.

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Khanyo Farisé
Africa Advocacy Officer,
OutRight Action International

Sam Freeman
Research Director,
Make the Shift

Aya Fujimura-Fanselow
Clinical Professor of Law (Teaching) &
Supervising Attorney, Duke Law
International Human Rights Clinic

Amanda McRae
Director of United Nations Advocacy,
Women Enabled International

Jayne Huckerby, moderator
Clinical Professor of Law & Director,
Duke Law International Human Rights Clinic


As part of the Human Rights in Practice speaker series, join Khanyo Farisé, OutRight Action International, Sam Freeman, Make the Shift, Aya Fujimura-Fanselow, Duke Law School, and Amanda McRae, Women Enabled International, as they discuss human rights advances during the past two years in a global pandemic, moderated by Jayne Huckerby, Duke Law School.

The event is organized by the Center for International and Comparative Law and the International Human Rights Clinic . Co-sponsored by the ACS; APALSA; BLSA; CAGV; the Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute ; DIRP; Duke’s Kenan Institute for Ethics ; Duke Law Children’s Law Clinic; Duke Law Civil Justice Clinic; Duke Law Community Enterprise Clinic; Duke Law Environmental Law and Policy Clinic; Duke Law First Amendment Clinic; Duke Law Health Justice Clinic; Duke Law Immigrant Rights Clinic; ELSFLS; HLS; HRLS; If/When/How; ILS; LALSA; NLG; MENALSA; NALSA; OutLaw; SALSA; and, WLSA. The event is free and open to all. No registration is required. Lunches for attendees available at the end of the program. For more information contact Balfour Smith at

Please remember that Duke University has a mandatory mask requirement on campus (indoor and outdoor). Due to pandemic restrictions, boxed lunches for take away will be available for attendees at the end of the program; you cannot eat in the room during or after the event.

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