Guest Lecture: The Role of Human Rights Lawyers in UN Peacekeeping Missions

17 Apr 2016

Guest Lecture: The Role of Human Rights Lawyers in UN Peacekeeping Missions

8:00pm - 8:00pm

Oakes 207

Oakes 207

​What is the role of human rights lawyers in UN peacekeeping missions?


Michele Churchley Juma, a Human Rights Officer with the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), will discuss her role and some of the legal issues she encounters in her work this coming Monday in the Applied Human Rights class. She will also share information on job opportunities with the United Nations. She will be skyping in from Goma, in the eastern DRC.


This class session is open to the Vermont Law School community at large. Please email Jennifer Lawrence if you are interested in attending using the subject line "April 18 Skype Lecture".

Questions? Concerns? Contact Jennifer Lawrence at jlawrence@vermontlaw.edu