Avon Global Center for Women and Justice at Cornell Law School

Cornell Center for Women and Justice in the News

Professor Addresses Misconceptions of Islam (documenting Avon Global Center event), Cornell Daily Sun, March 9, 2016

The Human Right to be Free from Domestic Violence, Cornell Daily Sun, February 4, 2016

The Human Right to be Free from Domestic Violence: Panel Discusses Advocacy Projects in Tompkins County, Cornell Law School Spotlight, November 5, 2015

Finding Your Purpose Through Partnerships for Good
Elle, October 6, 2015

Ex-Clinton Aide Sees Bright Future for Women
Newsweek, October 5, 2015

CU Event Planned to Discuss Prisoners' Human Rights
Ithaca.com, September 29, 2015

A Diplomat and an Executive Wrote the Book on Why Your Power Needs Purpose - Literally
Bizwomen, September 22, 2015

Symposium to Examine Prisoners' Human Rights
Cornell Chronicle, September 22, 2015

T-burg Grad is Co-Winner of Human Rights Competition
Ithaca Journal, August 27, 2015

High School Students Become Human Rights Lawyers for a Day
Cornell Law Spotlight, August 25, 2015

Report: U.S. Military Sexual Assault Victims Threatened With Violence, 'Friendly Fire'
Reality Check, May 20, 2015

The US Military's Sexual-Assault Problem Is So Bad the UN Is Getting Involved
Mother Jones, May 14, 2015

Annual Avon Global Center Women and Justice Conference Discusses Women, Prison and Gender-Based Violence
Cornell Law Spotlight, May 1, 2015

Ghana's Justice Mavis Kwainoe Participates in Judicial Conference on Women, Prisons, and Gender-Based Violence          
Modern Ghana, April 28, 2015

Faculty Panel Provides Insights on Pursuing a Career in Human Rights
Cornell Law Spotlight, April 23, 2015

Chief Justice of Ghana Discusses Women's Access to Justice
Cornell Daily Sun, April 21, 2015

Resolving to Stop Domestic Violence
WRFI Community Radio, April 17, 2015

SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Female Justices Honor O'Connor
ABC News, April 16, 2015

SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Female Justices Honor O'Connor
The Washington Post, April 16, 2015

Female Supreme Court Justices Unite in Tribute to Sandra Day O'Connor
Legal Times, April 15, 2015

Another NY Locality Declares Domestic Violence a Human Rights Violation

Human Rights at Home Blog, April 6, 2015

Ithaca and Tompkins County's Domestic Violence Human Rights Resolutions: A Step in the Right Direction
Brenden Kelsey McKim's Blog, March 27, 2015

Domestic Violence Resolution Passed by Local Legislators
Ithaca Week, March 23, 2015

Help Prevent Re-Victimizing Victims of Sexual Violence
GhanaWeb, March 14, 2015

All Must Help Prevent Re-Victimizing Victims of Sexual Violence-Ghanaian Magistrate Tells UN Panel
Modern Ghana, March 13, 2015

Ending Sexual Assault in the U.S. Military: Finding Paths Forward
Human Rights at Home Blog, March 10, 2015

Experts: Small Percentage of Rapes Lead to Trials, Fewer Still to Convictions
Ithaca Voice, February 3, 2015

Domestic Violence Resolution Presented at City Administration
Ithaca.com, January 28, 2015

With 100s of Domestic Violence Cases a Year, Tompkins Gov. Takes Step Forward
Ithaca Voice, January 13, 2015

Acid Attacks: Mere Legislation Won't Do
Livemint, January 9, 2015

Acid Sales in Delhi's Retail Market Continue
Livemint, January 2, 2015

Acid Attacks: When Supreme Court On Your Side Is Not Enough
Livemint, December 31, 2014

Cornell Law Students Help Tompkins County become Fourteenth Locality to Declare Freedom From Domestic Violence a Human Right
Cornell Law Spotlight, December 8, 2014

A Student Perspective on Human Rights Advocacy
Human Rights at Home Blog, December 5, 2014

UN Committee Reviews US on Police Brutality and Gender-Based Violence
Feminist Newswire, November 14, 2014

Sandra Park Develops A Domestic Strategy for Gender Justice
Cornell Law Spotlight, November 10, 2014

Barely Legal: Sexual Violence in the U.S. Military
Cornell Daily Sun, October 31, 2014

Podcast Talk of the Town: Joanne Joseph and Carolyn Matos, Global Gender Justice Clinic: Freedom from domestic violence
WVBR 93.5 FM, October 25, 2014

Barely Legal: A Human Rights Approach to Domestic Violence
Cornell Daily Sun, October 17, 2014

Law Students Write Handbook on Zambia Juvenile Justice
Cornell Chronicle, September 15, 2014

Cornell Law Students Write Handbook on Juvenile Justice in Zambia
Cornell Law Spotlight, September 9, 2014

Handbook on Juvenile Law to Guide Judicial Officials
Zambia Daily Mail, August 12, 2014

Ndulo Bemoans Inadequate Juvenile Reform Facilities
The Post, August 7, 2014

We Need More Specialised Juvenile Detention Facilities
Times of Zambia, August 6, 2014


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