The Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy (PHRGE) is at the center of the School of Law’s human rights efforts and works closely with scholars, institutions and advocates nationally and internationally to address issues of human rights and economic development. Reflecting our faculty's interests, PHRGE is particularly engaged with the international movement to promote economic, social and cultural rights.

Upcoming Events:

PHRGE FORUM
"Crisis at the Border: Detained Immigrant Children and Families"

PHRGE Assistant Director, Jillian Tuck

Tuesday, April 14, 12-1:30 PM, 32 Dockser Hall


PHRGE Right to Education Series
"Does the Massachusetts Charter School Cap Violate Students' Civil Rights?"

Speakers include: 
Matt Cregor, Lawyers' Committee for Civll Rights 
Senator Pat Jehlen, Massachusetts Senate
Michael Keating, Foley Hoag, LLP
Odette Williamson, BPS and Charter School Parent

 Moderator:
Professor Mary O'Connell, Northeastern University School of Law

Wednesday, April 29, 7-8:30 PM, 250 Dockser Hall

Preregistration Required, Register Here

 

Highlights