Previous Conferences and Convenings

Previous Conferences and Convenings produced by USHRN

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Monthly National Human Rights to Water and Sanitation Coordinating Calls 3/14

Mar 14, 2017
The US Human Rights Network (USHRN) convenes a national coalition, comprised of over 110 groups and individuals working on the human rights to water and sanitation throughout the United States...
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CSW 60 Side Event on World Water Day

Mar 22, 2016
Join USHRN, HRTWS Coalition members, & others
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ADVANCING HUMAN RIGHTS 2015

Dec 10, 2015 to Dec 13, 2015
Biannual National Conference in Austin, Texas!
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IACHR Hearing on Right to Water in the Americas

Oct 23, 2015
IACHR Hearing on Right to Water in the Americas, October 23, 2015
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May US UPR Days of Action and Geneva Schedule (May 8-11, 2015)

May 8, 2015 to May 11, 2015
SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN On May 8 th and continuing on to May 11 th , we will launch an online campaign to bring attention the Universal Periodic Review of the...
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Feb 20th - Part 2: UPR Consultation at Howard University (1 PM EDT)

Feb 20, 2015
Join us for an opportunity to speak with diplomatic representatives as they prepare to review the U.S. under the Universal Periodic Review
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MLK Civil and Human Rights Conference

Jan 15, 2015 to Jan 19, 2015
Reinforcing the historic bond between the labor and civil rights movements, Jan 15–19 in Atlanta
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United Nations Geneva Report Back

Nov 27, 2014
Join us for a United Nations Report back on the United States record of human rights abuses. We will have a report back from Geneva from Professor Patricia Hill of...
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USHRN Convened Human Rights Institute at Woodhull Sexual Freedom Summit

Sep 20, 2013
In partnership with the Woodhull Sexual Freedom Alliance , the US Human Rights Network convened a day-long human rights institute as part of Woodhull's Sexual Freedom Summit. The Institute featured...
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Creating Change Human Rights Institute 2013 Twitter Winners Announced

Jan 23, 2013 to Jan 27, 2013
Join fellow activists for the premier annual organizing and skills-building event for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and their allies.
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USHRN Southwest Regional Meeting and Human Rights Training - Convened October 2012

Oct 19, 2012 to Oct 20, 2012
The Southwest Regional Meeting and Human Rights Training held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma was an opportunity for human rights and social justice advocates from Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas to share experiences and strategies.
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USHRN Detroit Human Rights Training & Tribunal - Convened August 2012

Aug 24, 2012 to Aug 25, 2012
With member group Advocates for Environmental Human Rights, the US Human Rights Network conducted a Human Rights Training and Tribunal in Detroit, Michigan in August 2012. The training held on...
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2011 USHRN National Conference and Membership Meeting

Dec 9, 2011 to Dec 11, 2011
For the first time The US Human Rights Network combined our Biannual Training Conference with our Membership Meeting. Originally scheduled to take place in Atlanta, the gathering was moved to...
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Communities Working Together to Address U.S. Toxics Policies & U.S. Human Rights Obligations Conference

Nov 6, 2011 to Nov 8, 2011
From November 6 – 8, 2011 representatives of 17 organizations, Tribes and communities gathered in New Orleans and Mossville, Louisiana at the Communities Working Together to Address U.S. Toxics Policies...
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