Human Rights Annual Lecture

Each year we invite leading experts from around the world to give our Human Rights Annual Lecture. The event is open to students, staff and members of the public.

Hina Shamsi

Hina Shamsi

Third Annual Lecture

Our third annual lecture was held on Wednesday 21 June 2017 and was delivered by guest speaker, Hina Shamsi on “Defending Human Rights in an Authoritarian Age”.

Hina Shamsi is the director of the ACLU National Security Project, which is dedicated to ensuring that U.S national security policies and practices are consistent with the Constitution, civil liberties, and human rights.

Our partner in this event, Allen & Overy hosted this years lecture and drinks reception.

After giving our 2017 Human Rights lecture, Hina Shamsi explains why we must "double down" to advance and protect human rights.

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