An examination of human rights advocacy

The University of Dayton will be hosting the academic conference The Social Practice of Human Rights: Charting the Frontiers of Research and Advocacy on October 1-3, 2015. This conference serves as an opportunity to foster scholar-practitioner collaboration, interdisciplinary dialogue, and cultivate critical introspection of human rights advocacy.

Invited speakers for the 2015 conference will be announced.

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Past Symposia: 2013 Conference Highlights


Address by University of Dayton President Dr. Daniel J. Curran

Presented at Opening Day Luncheon

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"The Responsibilities of an Activist in a Global Political Order"

Keynote Address by Dr. Alex de Waal

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"Past, Present, and Future of Human Rights Advocacy"

Plenary Dialogue

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"Human Rights Philanthropy"

Plenary Dialogue

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"Integrating Human Rights and Development in Practice"

Plenary Dialogue

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"The Role of Media and Communications Technology"

Plenary Dialogue

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University of Dayton Biennial Human Rights Conference

St. Joseph Hall 227 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1425

937-229-3626