Conference

2018 Apr 02

Contentious Narratives: Digital Technology and the Attack on Liberal Democratic Norms

(All day)

Location: 

The George Washington University, Washington, District Of Columbia 20052

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The conference focuses on the effects of disinformation on peacebuilding and on efforts to document human rights abuse and war crimes. Trolls, bots — bits of computer code designed to augment social media activities — have emerged as disruptive...

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2018 Jan 27

2018 Human Rights Symposium

(All day)

Location: 

Starr Auditorium, 79 JKF Street, Cambridge MA

The Symposium will create a space for discussion and partnership among activists, policy makers, Harvard students, and academics involved in the struggles of oppressed groups across the world. The objectives of the Symposium are to:

•Examine the implementation of human rights frameworks and identify common challenges and opportunities for human rights struggles around the world;

•Suggest effective tactics to protect rights;

•Examine...

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2016 Nov 03

The Future of Human Rights: Technology and Fact-Finding in the 21st Century

Registration Closed(All day)

Location: 

Allison Dining Room Taubman 520 (Keynote in NYE A, Taubman)

The Future of Human Rights: Technology and Fact-Finding in the 21st Century, hosted at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government on November 3rd and 4th, to strengthen technical collaboration among stakeholders working on issues at the intersection of human rights and technology. It will...

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2016 Oct 07

Conference: The Strategic Consequences of Torture

(All day)

Location: 

Cambridge

The Strategic Consequences of Torture Conference is the Carr Center's premier event around our research on the policy implications of the use of torture. Carr will bring together the top policymakers, academics, and military leaders to engage around the challenges and questions posed by the use of torture.

More information can be found on the Conference Website.

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