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Leo Nevas Human Rights Fund Speakers

Mr. Zarifi

Saman Zia-Zarifi gave the 2008 Leo Nevas Human Rights Fund Lecture.

The Leo Nevas Fund, in support of human rights and honoring Leo Nevas, J.D. '36, supports research and lectures in human rights law.  The most recent Leo Nevas Human Rights Fund Lecture was delivered on April 22, 2008, by Saman Zia-Zarifi ’93.  Mr. Zia-Zarifi, who is Director of Amnesty International's Asia Division, spoke on "Counter Terror with Justice: The Dispatches of Terror and the Axis of Evil." 

The 2008 Leo Nevas Human Rights Fund Lecture was featured in the Cornell Chronicle and Cornell Sun.  You can watch the lecture on CornellCast.