To bring the international human rights community into the classroom, each year the IWHR Clinic invites leaders in gender justice and human rights to speak as Clinic guest lecturers. In the past guest lecturers have included U.N. Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, U.N. Human Rights Committee Members, and the Gender Prosecutor from the ICTY/ICTR speakers and speakers from Human Rights Watch, the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission, the Center for Constitutional Rights, and the Center for Reproductive Rights.

 

In 2012-2013, the IWHR Clinic had the following speakers:

  • Cathy Albisa, National Economic and Social Rights Initiative, New York, NY
  • Chandra Bhatnagar, ACLU, New York, NY
  • Natalia Caruso, MADRE, New York, NY
  • Kaitlin Cordes, Former Adviser to the Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food
  • Rose Cunningham, Wangki Tangni, Waspán, Nicaragua
  • Blakeley Decktor, International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission, New York, NY
  • Ejim Dike, U.S. Human Rights Network
  • Katie Gallagher, Center for Constitutional Rights, New York, NY
  • Jordan Flaherty, Journalist
  • Joey Mogul, People's Law Office, Chicago, IL
  • Kate Mogulescu, Trafficking Victims Legal Defense and Advocacy Project, Legal Aid Society, New York, NY
  • Andrea Ritchie, Streetwise and Safe, New York, NY
  • Penny Saunders, Best Practices Policy Project, New York, NY
  • Christine Schneeberger, Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Berne, Switzerland
  • Hon. Toko Serita, Queens County Criminal Court, New York, NY
  • Payal Shah, Center for Reproductive Rights, New York, NY
  • Pam Spees, Center for Constitutional Rights, New York, NY
  • Jessica Stern, International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission, New York, NY
  • Juhu Thukral, Opportunity Agenda, New York, NY
 

In 2011-12, we had the following speakers:

  • Kate Mogulescu, Trafficking Victims Legal Defense and Advocacy Project, Legal Aid Society, New York, NY
  • Cathy Albisa, National Economic and Social Rights Initiative, New York, NY
  • Blaine Bookey, Center for Gender and Refugee Studies, U.C. Hastings College of Law, San Francisco, CA
  • Ana Ceto, MUXIL, Guatemala
  • Ejim Dike, U.S. Human Rights Network
  • Deb Labelle, ACLU MI/Juvenile Life Without Parole Initiative
  • Joey Mogul, People's Law Office, Chicago, Illinois
  • Andrea Ritchie, Streetwise and Safe, New York, NY
  • Sarah Paoletti, Transnational Law Clinic, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, PA
  • Andrea Parra, University of Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia
  • Penny Saunders, Best Practices Policy Project
  • Pam Spees, Center for Constitutional Rights, New York, NY
  • Melissa Upreti, Center for Reproductive Rights, New York, NY
  • Malya Villard-Appolon, Eramithe Delva, and Jocie Philistin KOFAVIV, Port au Prince, Haiti
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Joey Mogul ('97), Partner, People's Law Office and Director, Civil Rights Clinic, DePaul University College of Law. Photo by Bradley Parker.