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Human Rights Day Celebration with UNA-USA and Amnesty International

  • Details

  • 12/12/19
  • 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Educational
  • Speaker

Event Description

Aaron Page, Adjunct Lecturer in the University of Iowa College of Law will be the speaker for a joint meeting of the Linn County Chapter of UNA-USA and Group 181 of Amnesty International in celebration of International Human Rights Day which falls on December 10. The title of his talk is "Making the Possible Impossible? Obstacles on the Path to Protecting Environmental and Human Rights Defenders from SLAPP Suits and Judicial Harassment". He will talk about efforts to protect human rights and environmental defenders, and some pitfalls and obstacles.

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