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295F sec. 001 - IN Human Rights Law and Practice: Away Field Placement Seminar (Fall 2022)

Instructor: Eric Richardson  
Instructor: Susan Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 1
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: Remote Instruction

Meeting:

W 11:20 AM - 12:45 PM
Location: Law 132
From August 24, 2022
To November 30, 2022

Course Start: August 24, 2022
Course End: November 30, 2022

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 7
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 8
As of: 10/06 06:52 AM


INHR Law and Practice: Away Field Placement Seminar is the required course component for all students doing the Spring 2023 INHR Away Field Placement in Geneva, Switzerland where they will each serve as a student legal advisor to a diplomatic mission. In the fall, students are required to attend nine classes held throughout the semester. There will be additional optional classes. Students may not swap optional classes for required classes. Seminar topics will include: IN Human Rights Council procedures, resolutions, universal periodic review, reports, treaties bodies and an overview of the IN health, labor and humanitarian agencies, along with other relevant topics. The seminar will include lectures, negotiation activities, and presentations. The class presentations will be conducted in conjunction with guest lecturers and other speakers from Geneva and abroad. Students will also be required to work with their future supervisors to draft an agreed statement of work for the away field placement. Students interested in the Spring program are required to enroll in this 1-unit course.

If you have any questions about the INHR Field Placement Program, please email fieldplacementprogram@law.berkeley.edu.

There will be 10 required class meetings and the additional dates will be optional.

Requirements Satisfaction:


Units from this class count towards the J.D. Experiential Requirement.


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Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Field Placements
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
International and Comparative Law
Social Justice and Public Interest

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  • The Art of Getting More Back in Diplomacy: Negotiation Lessons from North Korea, China, Libya, and the United Nations
    Eric N. Richardson
    Edition: 2021
    Publisher: University of Michigan Press
    ISBN: 9780472055067
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: https://www.amazon.com/Art-Getting-More-Back-Diplomacy/dp/0472055062
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $29.95
    Price Source: user provided
  • The UN Human Rights Council: A Practical Anatomy
    Eric Tistounet
    Edition: 2020
    Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
    ISBN: 9781789907940
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: https://www.e-elgar.com/shop/usd/the-un-human-rights-council-9781789907933.html
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: 147.00
    Price Source: user provided

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