Month: August 2016

Human Rights Council 32nd Session – Side Panel on the “Comfort Women” Issue

Human Rights Council 32nd Session, June 2016:  Joint WHRI-Korean Council Side Panel on Japanese Military Sexual Slavery Photo:  90-year old survivor Kim Bok-dong speaking at the HRC32 side panel, Geneva, June 2016 In June 2016, WHRI Executive Director Angela Lytle travelled to the Human Rights Council session with survivor Kim Bok-dong and the representatives of …

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UNWGDAW Consultation: Toronto

  The Women’s Human Rights Institute and the Centre for Women’s Studies in Education at OISE/UT invite you to join us for a special opportunity: Civil Society Consultation on “Good practices in the elimination of discrimination against women in law and practice” with Costa Rican feminist jurist and activist Alda Facio, Chair of the UN …

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