June 7-25, 2021, NEW YORK
Summer human rights institute in new york city
June 7-25, 2021
Gain a comprehensive introduction to the theory and application of human rights law.
SHRI 2021 Application Period Opens December 1, 2020
Welcome to SHRI

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and concern for the health and safety of our community, the 2021 Summer Human Rights Institute at Fordham Law School will be held virtually. Updated information about the 2021 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 2021 Summer Human Rights Institute (SHRI), a three-week certificate program that will provide a comprehensive introduction to the theory and application of international human rights law, June 7-25, 2021.


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 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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