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PARADIGM SHIFT OR LOST OPPORTUNITY? TAKING STOCK OF PROGRESS IN ADVANCING HUMAN RIGHTS THROUGH THE SDGS

Date/Time:
Monday, October 5, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

genda 2030, a new global sustainable development framework to replace the Millennium Development Goals, will be adopted at the United Nations General Assembly this month, but can it deliver on its promises? The Center for Economic and Social Rights invites you to panel event bringing together leading figures from the fields of human rights advocacy, academia and the UN to reflect critically on the progress made in securing human rights in Agenda 2030.

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Panelists will include:
Philip Alston – UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights
Alicia Ely Yamin – Policy Director, FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard University
James Goldston – Executive Director, Open Society Justice Initiative
Magdalena Sepúlveda – Senior Research Fellow, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD)
Chair: Ignacio Saiz – Executive Director, Center for Economic and Social Rights.

Please RSVP at: http://bit.ly/1FX03iJ

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