David Sverdlov, Rape in War: Prosecuting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and Boko Haram for Sexual Violence Against Women, 50 Cornell Int’l L.J. 333 (2017)
Podcast on girls’ education, protection and access in Northeast Nigeria Read More
1. BY MAKING A FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTION Support the Humanitarian Response Plans for countries in the Lake Chad Region: Nigeria Nigeria Regional RRP Niger Chad Cameroon Donate through Nigeria Humanitarian Fund (NHF) Donate to the Central Emergency Response Fund 2. BY DONATING IN-KIND RESOURCES AND SERVICES 3. BY ENGAGING IN PUBLIC SUPPORT, JOINT ADVOCACY AND INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS 4. BY… Read More
It was truly a privilege and honor to meet Nadia Murad, Yazidi survivor of genocide & UNODC Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking and recent Vaclav Havel Prize and Sakharov Prize Winner, at yesterday’s launch of UNODC’s 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons. Last week, I had the honor… Read More
Vote #Nigeria’s Dr. Eleanor Ann Nwadinobi for President-Elect MWIA! Read More
No better way to honor my grandmother Ivy May Russell-Brown, of blessed memory (June 21, 1912-March 14, 2007), than with these amazing women and #He4She!
After meeting @UN, on the humanitarian situation in Nigeria, Niger and on the MNJTF, marked over 500 days since #ChibokGirls were abducted from NE Nigeria, having really productive lunch with three brilliant women who have worked on the issue of Nigeria and the Boko Haram insurgency, including on mitigating violence against women and children in the context of the insurgency . . . Read More
A pic of my ticket to see Toni Morrison @92Y, which may just have made my 2015!
Last night, at the last minute, I was able to get a ticket to Toni Morrison’s reading and discussion at the 92nd Street Y, of her new novel, “God Help the Child.” I became a teacher because of Toni Morrison. I wanted to write like her, think like her, live the life of the mind.… Read More