• Environmental Impact on Indigenous Peoples

    CCHR graduate Rodrigo Costa Sales, LL.M. ’14, is a legal advisor to the Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense (AIDA) in his native Brazil.

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  • Fighting for Lasting Peace

    Nadiehezka Palencia, LL.M. '16, is featured in Notre Dame's newest "What Would You Fight For" video along with Prof. Doug Cassel, former director of CCHR. The two discuss the historic peace and justice ageements recently signed in Colombia.

    Watch the video here.

  • CCHR Welcomes Class of 2017

    CCHR welcomes a new class of human rights advocates into its academic programs for 2016-17.
     

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  • South African Alumni Return to CCHR

    South African alumni of the LL.M. Program in International Human Rights Law return to Notre Dame to discuss their country's remarkable constitutional transformation.

    Read the special feature here.

  • Research Project Partnership

    The Center for Digital Scholarship (CDS) at Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Libraries has partnered with CCHR to develop a new online research tool that brings together documents from international human rights law and Catholic social teaching.

    Read about the project here.

  • What Would You Fight For?

    Reyam El-Molla, LL.M. ’12, witnessed firsthand the revolution in Egypt. With her country at a crossroads, Reyam is using the legal training she received through Notre Dame Law Schools Center for Civil and Human Rights and its LL.M. program in international human rights law to make a real difference at home.

    Watch Reyam's story in this inspiring video.

Database Testing Phase

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Catholic Social Teaching/Human Rights
database project ready for testing

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Refugee Resettlement

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Archbishop Joseph Tobin of Indianapolis
on the responsibility to welcome refugees

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LL.M. and J.S.D. Programs

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Applications are being accepted
for Fall 2017 enrollment

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