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By Center Fellow Søren Jørgensen. Since March 2021, more than 65 PhD and master level students from some of the best universities in the world, representing over 25 countries, have been collecting... Read More
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Our joint partnership, Re:Structure Lab, has released its second of six thematic forced labor evidence briefs, most recently focused on commercial contracts and sourcing. These briefs, each... Read More
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Ten seniors affiliated with the Center for Human Rights and International Justice have won the Stanford Alumni Association's Award of Excellence. Designed to recognize the top 10% of the class, the... Read More
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Human rights minors and fellows Chloe Stoddard and Constanza Hasselmann have won the Lloyd W. Dinkelspiel Award for Distinctive Contributions to Undergraduate Education, which recognizes distinctive... Read More
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Human rights minor and Stanford senior María Suárez-Nieto has been awarded the Stanford Alumni Association Outstanding Achievement Award. A first-generation student from Colombia, María has assumed... Read More
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Stanford University's Human Rights in Trauma Mental Health Program, of which the Center for Human Rights and International Justice is a partner, has contributed to a new UNITAD field guide. During a... Read More
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Originally published by Stanford Global Studies   Congratulations to Jessie Brunner, senior program manager and director of human trafficking research in the Center for Human Rights... Read More
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Director David Cohen recently discussed the Center’s joint project to preserve and digitize the archives of the post-WWII Nuremberg war trials with B'nai B'rith International CEO Dan... Read More
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David Cohen, the director of Stanford University's Center for Human Rights and International Justice, received the Miriam Aaron Roland Volunteer Service Prize on Wednesday, May 12. Cohen is an expert... Read More
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Stanford University's Human Trafficking Data Lab—a joint venture by our Center—is using satellite imagery to disrupt forced labor, thanks to a 2020 grant from Stanford University Human-Centered... Read More
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By Alisha Zhao, Student Assistant.  Stanford senior Chloe Stoddard has been awarded the John Gardner Public Service Fellowship for 2021-22. Each spring, six graduating seniors or co-term students (... Read More
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Stanford grad student César Arévalo has been awarded the Tom Ford Fellowship in Philanthropy for 2021-22. The Ford Fellowship provides young professionals with intensive, mentored experiences in... Read More
The Center for Human Rights and International Justice is pleased to share some exciting recent developments and a groundbreaking new chapter of collaboration with the Stanford University Libraries (... Read More
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The Center for Human Rights and International Justice, jointly with faculty from The University of Sheffield and Yale University, recently received a substantial grant co-funded by Humanity United... Read More
The King Center on Global Development recently awarded a generous grant to the Stanford's Human Trafficking Data Lab, an early-stage research initiative jointly run by faculty and staff from the... Read More
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A recently released report by the United Nations’ Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, Felipe González Morales, relied upon research provided in a submission by Stanford’s Human Rights... Read More
On October 5-7, people from 16 time zones and 5 continents convened in a Digital Human Rights Summit on Responsible Digital Leadership, Information, Infrastructure, and Governance to discuss how a... Read More
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Recent Stanford human rights graduates Lily Foulkes, Xóchitl Longstaff, and Shannon Richardson recently won the Walk the Talk Service Leadership Award. This award recognizes the public service... Read More
What are digital rights? And how do Human Rights relate in the digital age? How do we protect and secure rights of individuals in this digital world? And most importantly,... Read More
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Human rights graduate Harika Kottakota '20 recently won the Firestone Medal for Excellence in Undergraduate Research. Harika graduated in June with a bachelors degree in Biology and a Human Rights... Read More
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Stanford human rights graduate Lily Foulkes '20 recently won the Robert M. Golden Medal for Excellence in the Humanities and the Creative Arts. Lily graduated from Stanford this year with a... Read More
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Recent Stanford graduate and 2019 Summer Human Rights Fellow Xóchitl Longstaff has won a Fulbright Award to work in Colombia. The Fulbright Program, established in 1946 by U.S. Congress was created... Read More
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Center Fellows Soren Jorgensen and Radhika Shah have launched a project on Responsible Digital Leadership. The project will provide guidelines and learning platforms for acting responsibly with data... Read More
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Nearly three years ago, Center for Human Rights and International Justice Senior Program Manager Jessie Brunner was invited to Greentree Estate on Long Island, NY to help set the agenda for measuring... Read More
Two students affiliated with the Center for Human Rights and International Justice have received the J. E. Wallace Sterling Award for Scholastic Achievement from the School of Humanities and Sciences... Read More

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