Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

02/01/17: Above the Law? Holding the UN Accountable for Cholera in Haiti [EVENT]

Above the Law lunch panel.

The cholera crisis and efforts to hold the UN accountable raise critical questions in emerging areas of international law, including the responsibility of international organizations, the right to an effective remedy, and whether individuals should be able to sue the UN in national courts. Join Beatrice Lindstrom, Staff Attorney at the Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti and lawyer for the victims, in a discussion of how lawyers are innovating new strategies to strengthen UN accountability and secure justice for victims.

WHERE:

Classroom F

University of Chicago Law School
1111 E 60th St, Chicago, IL 60637

WHEN:

12:15-1:20pm
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

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Boston, MA 02116

Telephone: (617) 652-0876
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