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Examining the Pursuit of Justice and Recognition for the Victims of the Sexual Violence Committed by Hamas on October 7th

Thursday, April 11, 2024 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

This presentation will discuss Conflict-Related Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (CRSGBV), focusing on the atrocities committed by Hamas during the Oct 7th massacre. It will examine the evolution of international responses, Israeli authorities’ handling of an unprecedented event within its borders, the fostering of an international narrative, advocacy for an international investigation, and the pursuit of justice against the perpetrators.

Ruth Halperin-Kaddari, Professor of Law, Founding Academic Director, Rackman Center for the Advancement of the Status of Women Bar-Ilan University Faculty of Law; Former Vice-Chair, UN Committee on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)

Masua Sagiv (Moderator), 2021–2024 Koret Visiting Assistant Professor of Jewish and Israel Studies, UC Berkeley; Scholar-in-Residence, Shalom Hartman Institute

Register: https://berkeley.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_1Ec7kU6sSeeB2XgbIXkXLw

Details

Date:
Thursday, April 11, 2024
Time:
11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://berkeley.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_1Ec7kU6sSeeB2XgbIXkXLw#/registration
Will participants be asked to keep cameras on?
No
Will there be breakout rooms?
No
Will the public chat be on or off?
Off

Venue

Online – Zoom

Organizer

The Helen Diller Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies
Phone:
510-643-0501
Email:
berkeley_institute@law.berkeley.edu
Website:
https://helendillerinstitute.berkeley.edu/

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