June 13 - July 1, 2022, NEW YORK
Summer human rights institute in new york city
In-person (June 13-24, 2022)
Online (June 13-July 1, 2022)
Gain a comprehensive introduction to the theory and application of human rights law.
SHRI 2022 Application Period Opens January 2022
Welcome to the 2022 SHRI

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and concern for the health and safety of our community, the 2022 Summer Human Rights Institute at Fordham Law School will be held in a hybrid format. Updated information about the 2022 Summer Human Rights Institute can be found on our website. Please email shri@law.fordham.edu with any questions.

The Leitner Center for International Law and Justice at Fordham Law School is pleased to announce the 2022 Summer Human Rights Institute (SHRI), a two- (in-person) and three-week (online) certificate program that will provide a comprehensive introduction to the theory and application of international human rights law, June 13 - July 1, 2022.


Designed for students and professionals from around the world, this immersive program enables individuals with limited time to gain an in-depth understanding of international human rights law and practice. Participants will take part in live daily lectures with Fordham Law professors, supplemented by additional materials, asynchronous lectures to be accessible at any time, and opportunities for discussions with members of New York’s prominent human rights community.


Participants will earn a Certificate in International Human Rights Law from the Leitner Center for International Law and Justice at Fordham Law School, New York, NY.
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