San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
International State Crime Seminar Series 2016-17
‘The Courage Foundation: Upholding the Human Rights of
Truthtellers and Whistleblowers’
Naomi Colvin, The Courage Foundation
The International State Crime Initiative (ISCI) is delighted to announce the second seminar of its 2016-17 State Crime Seminar Series, to be delivered by The Courage Foundation’s Naomi Colvin. The Courage Foundation is an international organisation that ‘supports those who risk life or liberty to make significant contributions to the historical record.’
In this seminar, Naomi will discuss The Courage Foundation’s work on freedom of the press, human rights, and the organisation’s campaigns in support of whistleblowers such as Edward Snowden, Jeremy Hammond, Lauri Love and Chelsea Manning. Naomi will also explore some of the legal implications of these cases.
Tuesday 18 October 12:30 – 1:30p.m.
Mile End Campus – Law Building Room 313
A light lunch will be served. We kindly request all attendees to register theirinterest for cateringpurposes. Please only register if you plan on attending as space is limited for this event.