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Human Rights Futures: The Agenda for the Next 50 Years?

  • Riddel Hall, QUB 185 Stranmillis Road Belfast, BT9 5EE Northern Ireland (map)

This event marks the 50th commemoration of the civil rights marches and looks forward to the next 50 years. The programme is thus past and future focused. The morning’s programme is taken up with looking backwards, with a Plenary Address by Michael Farrell and a panel discussion of activists who participated in the 1968 events.

The afternoon is forward looking toward human and civil rights in the next fifty years, with a plenary address by Professor Conor Gearty from the LSE and a panel discussion of local experts reflecting on issues like language rights, gender, LGBT and social justice and inequality.


Earlier Event: December 11
Hope Street
Later Event: December 12
Not your Average Career