Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

International Fellow: Haiti needs legal order, justice

Brandeis Now Concannon working to strengthen human-rights protections Brian Concannon Jr., director and founder of the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti, will explain why justice and legal order are crucial to the effort to rebuilding Haiti from the devastating earthquake that struck in January. His talk and a subsequent discussion will take place at 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, in room G4 at the Heller School. The event is sponsored by the International Center for Ethics, Justice, and Public Life. “This university is one with deep roots in the legal community,” Concannon says. “I look forward to discussing how all of us, from students to professors, can use our legal knowledge and a passion for protecting human rights to help one of the most vulnerable nations in the world.” Concannon’s organization and its Haiti-based affiliate, Bureau des Avo […]

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