- Speaker: Sex Workers at Risk—Criminalization of Condoms. On
November 20, 2014, the Avon Global Center for Women and Justice, the Global
Gender Justice Clinic and the LGBT Clinic hosted Megan McLemore, Senior
Researcher at the Health and Human Rights Division with Human Rights Watch for a talk on human rights advocacy against criminalization of condoms.
- Panel: Access to Justice for Juveniles in Zambia. On November 3, 2014, the Avon Global Center organized a panel discussion discussing panelists' work in developing the first-ever practice guide on Zambian juvenile law.
Panel: Recognizing Freedom from Domestic Violence a Human Right in Tompkins County, NY. On October 22, 2014, the Avon Global Center organized a panel discussion highlighting a Global Gender Justice Clinic project advocating for the adoption of a local resolution to recognize freedom from domestic violence a human right.
Documentary Screening: Telling Amy's Story. On October 21, 2014, the Avon Global Center screened the documentary on domestic violence in the US, "Telling Amy's Story," followed by a debriefing by the Advocacy Center of Tompkins County.
Speaker: Women's Rights as Human Rights in the United States. On October 9, 2014, the Avon Global Center for Women and Justice hosted Sandra Park,
Senior Staff Attorney for the ACLU's Women's Rights Project for a talk on "20 Years After Beijing—Women's Rights as Human Rights in the United States."
Panel: Careers in Law. On February 20, 2014, the Carl Becker House at Cornell University and Avon Global Center organized an event for undergraduate students on legal careers.
Panel and Screening: The Invisible War. On November 13, 2013, the Avon Global Center screened the documentary on sexual violence in the US Military, "The Invisible War", followed by a panel discussion
Panel: Disability and Gender in Ethiopia. On October 24, 2013, the Avon Global Center hosted Wesenyelesh Admasu of the Ethiopian Women with Disabilities National Association and Meseret Mamo Kombolcha of the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission.
Speaker: Child Marriage in Bangladesh. On September 30, 2013, the Avon Global Center and Berger Center for International Legal Studies hosted Justice Imman Ali from the Supreme Court of Bangladesh.
Panel: Custodial Violence Against Women. On March 13, 2013, Avon Global Center Executive Director, Elizabeth Brundige, participated in a panel convened by Rashida Manjoo, Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, during the 57th Annual United Nations Commission on the Status of Women.
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