June 15-26, 2020, NEW YORK
Summer human rights institute in new york city
June 15-26, 2020
Gain a comprehensive introduction to the theory and application of human rights law.
SHRI 2020 Application Period Opens December 1, 2019
Welcome to SHRI 2020

The Leitner Center for International Law and Justice at Fordham Law School is pleased to announce the 2020 Summer Human Rights Institute (SHRI), a two-week certificate program that will provide a comprehensive introduction to the theory and application of international human rights law, June 15-26, 2020.

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 daily lectures and workshops with Fordham Law professors, supplemented by fieldwork and discussions with members of New York’s prominent human rights community. The program may also include field trips to the United Nations Headquarters and other local institutions.


Participants will earn 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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