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Beautiful Justice: Transforming Trauma into Hope after Human Trafficking

Jun 4 2019 | |

In an effort to help those who have experienced the trauma of exploitation, narratives often center on the details of victimization without acknowledging the resilience, agency and strengths of tho

Annual Lecture on Human Rights: Reclaiming the Rule of Law

Jun 3 2019 | |

The “Rule of Law” is in rhetorical vogue. Around the world, it is claimed by democrats and authoritarians alike to validate their actions.

Protecting International Human Rights & Holding Int'l Organizations Accountable Through U.S. Courts

May 31 2019 | |

What recourse do individuals have if their rights are violated by international development projects financed by international organizations?

The "Local Turn" in Transitional Justice: Curb the Enthusiasm

Mar 7 2019 | |

Recent years have witnessed a “local turn” in the study and practice of peace-building, international development, and transitional justice (TJ) that has emphasized the importance of local-level kn

Defending Free Assembly in a Digital World: Conversation with UN Special Rapporteur Clément Voule

Feb 13 2019 | | Civil Society Outreach

On January 28, 2019, the Handa Center supported Stanford's Global Digital Policy Incubator (GDPi) in organizing a meeting with Clément Voule, UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Assembly and Associ

Law Versus Power: Our Global Fight for Human Rights

Jan 25 2019 | |

Wolfgang Kaleck, known as Edward Snowden’s lawyer, founded the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) in Berlin in 2007 and is the organization’s General Secretary.

Space Law and Human Rights: an Exploration of Regime Interactions on the Final Fronteir

Jan 11 2019 | |

In a 21st century war, belligerents are likely to attempt to deny their adversaries the use of space assets.

Using Data and Knowledge to Combat Human Trafficking in Brazil

Jan 11 2019 | |

Despite progress in enhancing legal norms, Brazil continues to struggle to develop better counter-trafficking policies and to improve resource allocation, monitoring and evaluation concerning inter

The Rosenburg Files: German Elite after 1945 and their Nazi-Past

Jan 11 2019 | |

After the end of the second world war, Germany went through an ambitious De-Nazification process.

Facing Justice: Episode 59

In this new batch of 6 weekly episodes, ‘Facing Justice’ covers the announcement of the trial judgment in Case 002/02 at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), the second and

Facing Justice: Episode 58

In this new batch of 6 weekly episodes, ‘Facing Justice’ covers the announcement of the trial judgment in Case 002/02 at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), the second and

Interpretations of Article 156a of the Indonesian Criminal Code on Blasphemy and Religious Defamation (A Legal and Human Rights Analysis)

While in many countries blasphemy has either been removed from the criminal codes or is now rarely prosecuted, the situation in Indonesia is different.

Facing Justice: Episode 57

In this new batch of 6 weekly episodes, ‘Facing Justice’ covers the announcement of the trial judgment in Case 002/02 at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), the second and

Facing Justice: Episode 56

In this new batch of 6 weekly episodes, ‘Facing Justice’ covers the announcement of the trial judgment in Case 002/02 at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), the second and

Facing Justice: Episode 55

In this new batch of 6 weekly episodes, ‘Facing Justice’ covers the announcement of the trial judgment in Case 002/02 at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), the second and

Justice for Victims: Lessons from the International Criminal Court

Nov 12 2018 | |
Join the Handa Center for Human Rights & International Justice for our Annual Lecture on International Justice: a distinguished panel representing the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) Trust Fu

'Facing Justice' - Episode 54

In this new batch of 6 weekly episodes, ‘Facing Justice’ covers the announcement of the trial judgment in Case 002/02 at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), the second and

Another Trial, A review of Case 002/02: the second trial of Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Nov 9 2018 | Cambodia | Trial Monitoring

The WSD HANDA Center for Human Rights and International Justice at Stanford University, in partnership with the East-West Center (EWC), recently published a comprehensive report on proceedings at E

Domestic Sex Trafficking of Children in Brazil

Nov 5 2018 | |
The trafficking of children for sexual exploitation in Brazil is both devastating to their health and well-being, and a gross violation of their human rights.

Contemporary Challenges in Ending Violence against Women and Girls: Preventing and Responding to Online Attacks

Oct 22 2018 | |
In today’s digital age, the Internet and other technologies are rapidly creating new social digital spaces and transforming how individuals meet, communicate, meanwhile reshaping society as a whole.

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