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Refugees and Human Rights

Thursday, 17 October, 2019 18 Tishrei 5780

8:00 PM - 10:00 PMNNLS

On the festival which commemorates our wandering, Prof. David Cantor will be in conversation with Adam Wagner on Refugees and Human Rights.

Professor David Cantor, PhD, is the founding Director of the Refugee Law Initiative (RLI) at the School of Advanced Study, University of London, where he is also a Reader in Human Rights Law. His research won the Times Higher Education (THE) award - Research Project of the Year 2017-18. During 2016-17, Professor Cantor undertook a part-time secondment as Senior Advisor to the UNHCR Americas Bureau.

Adam Wagner is the founder and Chair of RightsInfo. In his day job, he is a barrister specialising in human rights law and is well known for his human rights communications work on social and mainstream media. In 2010 he set up the hugely successful UK Human Rights Blog.

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