ICCPR Taskforce

The INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS (ICCPR) TASKFORCE guides the USHRN ICCPR Project, which works to ensure that the U.S. Government upholds its obligations to protect and fulfill all human rights included in that treaty.

Taskforce criteria

The ICCPR Taskforce members are:

  • Jamil Dakwar/American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) 
  • Nasrina Bargzie/Asian Law Caucus (co-chair)
  • Efia Nwangaza/Malcolm X Center for Self-Determination
  • Chief Gary Harrison/Chickaloon Village
  • Jennifer Prestholdt/Advocates for Human Rights
  • Katrina Anderson/Center for Reproductive Rights (co-chair)
  • Latrina Kelly-James/Junta for Progressive Action
  • Lauren E. Bartlett/Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University Washington College of Law
  • Mary Gerisch/Vermont Workers Center
  • Gina Womack/ Families and Friends of Louisiana's Incarcerated Children (FFLIC)
  • Sarah Dávila-Ruhaak/ International Human Rights Clinic, The John Marshall Law School

The ICCPR Taskforce meets on a monthly basis. For more information on the work of the ICCPR Taskforce, please contact: iccpr@ushrnetwork.org

USHRN has an official listserv for the ICCCPR project to facilitate information sharing on the USHRN ICCPR project and the implementation of the ICCPR treaty in the U.S. Join the ICCPR listserv.