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The Carr Center's affiliated faculty members teach a number of popular HKS degree courses, advise students, and develop unique curricular materials. In addition, the Carr Center supports HKS students with funding opportunities, support for student-led events and initiatives, research and applied learning experiences, skills workshops, and more.
 

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Study Groups

2019 Feb 28

Study Group: Human Rights Advocacy in Polarizing Times - Where Are We Going? And How Will We Know When We Get There?

12:30pm to 1:45pm

Location: 

Littauer-324

The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy invites you to join a study group on human rights advocacy! The study group, which will meet three times this semester, is convened and moderated by Elisa Massimino, Former President of Human Rights First & Senior Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy.

This is an open study group. No registration is required.

The study group will meet...

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2019 Mar 01

Study Group: Human Trafficking - Empowerment-based Approaches in Anti-Human Trafficking

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Wexner Room 102, 79 JFK Street Cambridge, MA, 02138

Wexner Room 102, 79 JFK Street Cambridge, MA, 02138

Please join us for a study group on human trafficking at the Harvard Kennedy School!

The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy invites you to join a study group on empowerment-based approaches in anti-human trafficking. The study group, which will meet three times this semester, is convened and moderated by Dr. Laura Cordisco Tsai, Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy....

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2019 Mar 06

Study Group: Technology and Human Rights - Disinformation

12:00pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

Wexner Room 102, 79 JFK Street Cambridge, MA, 02138

Please join us for a study group on technology and human rights at the Harvard Kennedy School!

The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy invites you to join a study group on technology, human rights and artificial intelligence. The study group, which will meet three times this semester, is convened and moderated by Steven Livingston, Senior Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy.

This is an open study group. No registration is required.

The...

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2019 Apr 04

Study Group: Human Rights Advocacy in Polarizing Times - Writing to Persuade

12:30pm to 1:45pm

Location: 

Littauer-324

The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy invites you to join a study group on human rights advocacy! The study group, which will meet three times this semester, is convened and moderated by Elisa Massimino, Former President of Human Rights First & Senior Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy.

This is an open study group. No registration is required.

The study group will meet from 12:30 - 1:45 pm on three occasions this semester...

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2019 Apr 05

Study Group: Human Trafficking - Empowerment-based Approaches in Anti-Human Trafficking

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Rubenstein, Ground Floor, Room 21

Wexner Room 102, 79 JFK Street Cambridge, MA, 02138

Please join us for a study group on human trafficking at the Harvard Kennedy School!

The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy invites you to join a study group on empowerment-based approaches in anti-human trafficking. The study group, which will meet three times this semester, is convened and moderated by Dr. Laura Cordisco Tsai, Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy....

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2019 Apr 17

Study Group: Technology and Human Rights - Superintelligent AI and Rights

12:00pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

Wexner Room 102, 79 JFK Street Cambridge, MA, 02138

Please join us for a study group on technology and human rights at the Harvard Kennedy School!

The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy invites you to join a study group on technology, human rights and artificial intelligence. The study group, which will meet three times this semester, is convened and moderated by Steven Livingston, Senior Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy.

This is an open study group. No registration is required.

The...

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2019 Apr 25

Study Group: Human Rights Advocacy in Polarizing Times - Building Coalitions that Work

12:30pm to 1:45pm

Location: 

Littauer-324

The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy invites you to join a study group on human rights advocacy! The study group, which will meet three times this semester, is convened and moderated by Elisa Massimino, Former President of Human Rights First & Senior Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy.

This is an open study group. No registration is required.

The study group will meet from 12:30 - 1:45 pm on three occasions this semester...

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Student Funding (PAE, SYPA, Internships)

The Carr Center seeks to encourage students to pursue PAE's and internships that will assist clients in achieving human rights policy goals.
Learn more about our PAE application process.
Learn more about our Summer Internship funding process.

Student Grant Recipients (PAE and Internship Grants)

Summer Internship Grant Recipients AY 2017-2018

Tarek Zeidan

Tarek Zeidan

Tarek is a sexual and bodily rights activist from Beirut, Lebanon advocating for the rights and protection of LGBT individuals and groups in the MENA region... Read more about Tarek Zeidan

Policy Analysis Grant Recipients AY 2017-2018

The Human Rights Professional Interest Council (PIC) is a network of students, fellows, faculty, alumni and professionals with an interest in the field of human rights. Activities include bi-monthly luncheons with human rights professionals, a monthly speaker series, networking events, and more! View our current HRPIC leaders below, as well as past years!

Human Rights PIC Leadership

HRPIC 2018-2019

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Santiago Mueckay

Santiago Mueckay is a Master in Public Policy 2019 candidate at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, an is co-chair of HRPIC.

HRPIC 2017-2018

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Santiago Mueckay

Santiago Mueckay is a Master in Public Policy 2019 candidate at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, an is co-chair of HRPIC.