Course Details

Clinic: International Human Rights Advocacy

Students in IHR Advocacy Clinic will have the opportunity to work on cases or projects using the norms and mechanisms of IHR law. E.g., students may work with NGO activists or victims of human rights violations to prepare submissions to UN human rights mechanisms. Students may have the opportunity to engage in fact-finding trips to countries of concern or to participate in advocacy in Geneva before IHR treaty bodies. Students will increase their substantive knowledge and their practical skills in legal analysis, IHR legal research, strategic thinking, written human rights advocacy, effective interviewing, and working as a team.

Catalog Number: LITARB 714
Practice Areas: International Law Practice AreaLegal Skills Development
Additional Course Information: Experiential Learning


Course History

Spring 2019
Title: Clinic: International Human Rights Advocacy
Faculty: Arimond, Bridget (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 8

Fall 2018
Title: Clinic: Int'l Human Rights Adv
Faculty: Arimond, Bridget (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 4     Actual: 4

Spring 2018
Title: Clinic: International Human Rights Advocacy
Faculty: Arimond, Bridget (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 10     Actual: 7

Fall 2017
Title: Clinic: International Human Rights Advocacy
Faculty: Arimond, Bridget (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 4     Actual: 4

Spring 2017
Title: Clinic: International Human Rights Advocacy
Faculty: Arimond, Bridget (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 8     Actual: 7

Fall 2016
Title: Clinic: International Human Rights Advocacy
Faculty: Arimond, Bridget (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 4     Actual: 4

Spring 2016
Title: Clinic: International Human Rights Advocacy
Faculty: Arimond, Bridget (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 10     Actual: 8

Fall 2015
Title: Clinic: International Human Rights Advocacy
Faculty: Arimond, Bridget (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 4     Actual: 4