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International Social and Economic Rights Project (iSERP) Annual Conference

iSERP, a global consortium of judges, lawyers, human rights advocates and legal academics who critically examine the effectiveness of social and economic rights law in promoting real change in peoples lives, came together in November 2017 at Universidad EAFIT, in Medellín, Colombia, for a discussion of the trajectory of Latin American social constitutionalism, particularly on the question of land rights and indigenous peoples. iSERP is a project of the law school’s Program on Human Rights in the Global Economy (PHRGE) and Center for Public Interest Advocacy and Collaboration (CPIAC).
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Upcoming Public Interest Events

February 5-7, 2018
Daynard Distinguished Visiting Fellows Program 
Winter 2018 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Chase Strangio '10, Staff Attorney, ACLU LGBT & AIDS Project

March 15-17 and March 22-24, 2018
Givelber Distinguished Public Interest Lecturer Program
Spring Lecturer: Joey Mogul, Director, Civil Rights Clinic, DePaul University College of Law
Striving to Secure Systemic Justice, Redress and Reparations for Mass Criminalization and Incarceration

April 13, 2018
Annual Health Law Conference
Diseases of Despair: The Role of Policy and Law

April 18, 2018
NUSL Volunteers for Justice/Pro Bono Fair
The Center for Public Interest Advocacy and Collaboration invites all students to find out more about pro bono work with a variety of organizations. This event is co-sponsored by the student group How to Get it Done (HTGID).

September 24 - 26, 2018
Daynard Distinguished Visiting Fellows Program 
Fall 2018 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Prerna Lal, Staff Attorney/Clinical Supervisor, Immigration Practice, East Bay Community Law Center



Recent Public Interest Events

November 17 - 18, 2017
International Law, Local Justice: Human Rights Transformed
A Symposium in Honor of Professor Hope Lewis

December 7 - 8, 2017
PHRGE Human Rights Institute
Securing Land Rights in the Era of Land Grabbing: The Role of a Land Tenure Security

November 2-4, 2017
International Social and Economic Rights Project (iSERP) Annual Conference
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October 30, 2017
Annual Health Law Lecture Featuring Stephen Rosenfeld, Health Care Attorney and Advocate 
Making Good Health Policy by Practicing Good Health Law

September 25 - 27, 2017
Daynard Distinguished Visiting Fellows Program 
Fall 2017 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Adam Foss, Assistant District Attorney, Suffolk County District Attorney's Office

September 14, 2017
Bearing Witness to Trauma: Innovative Tools to Assist First Responder and Victim Services Agencies
An Interdisciplinary Conversation

September 19, 2017
Safety First: Toward Safe Consumption Facilities in Massachusetts
A Community Forum

September 7, 2017
Clínica de Migrantes: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Film Screening and Discussion

September 6, 2017
PHRGE Forum Featuring Jillian Tuck '12 
From Law School to Human Rights Leadership: A Personal Account 

September 5, 2017
Valerie Gordon Human Rights Lecture 
Guest Lecturer: Bryan Stevenson, founder of the Equal Justice Initiative and author of Just Mercy