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Human Rights and the EU: Goals and Challenges

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 @ 1:00pm to 2:00pm
SIPA, Room 801
Feb 11
Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 @ 1:00pm to 2:00pm
SIPA, Room 801

Join EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Eamon Gilmore, for a conversation about the efforts of the European Union to promote human rights worldwide and about the human rights implications of current developments such as migration and Brexit. 

Speaker: Eamon Gilmore is the European Union Special Representative for Human Rights and has also served as the EU Special Envoy for the Colombian Peace Process since October 2015. He was Ireland's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade from 2011 until July 2014 and leader of the Irish Labour Party from 2007 to 201

All are welcome, and food and drinks will be served. RSVP is strongly encouraged at bit.ly/human-rights-EU

This event is made possible thanks to the support of the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union, and is co-sponsored by Columbia University's European Institute and Institue for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia Law School's Human Rights Institute, and the Human Rights and Humanitarian Policy Concentration at the University's School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA). 

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