Training Sessions

Watch the full videos below of each of the sessions from IJRC’s June 2013 training, The International Human Rights Framework: Opportunities for Civil Rights & Social Justice Advocates.

The background materials, agenda, speaker bios, speaker presentations, and a wealth of other relevant documents can be found here.


Session 1: The United Nations Human Rights Mechanisms: Overview and Examples



Session 2: Implementing the ICCPR: the Human Rights Committee’s 2013 Review of the U.S.



Session 3: The Inter-American System for the Protection of Human Rights



Session 4: Implementation of Human Rights Standards at the State and Local Levels



Session 5: Litigation of International Norms in Domestic Courts



Session 6: Documenting Human Rights Abuses