vrijdag 21 maart 2014 - 15:30
Foyer, Theater aan het Spui
In a special masterclass about the right to truth, justice and reparation, human rights advocate and former UN Human Rights Director Theo van Boven will present his views.He speaks about his dramatic struggle to bring about change and justice at the United Nations at the time of the Cold War and mass killings by regimes in Latin America. Mr Van Boven will mainly focus on the rights to remedy and reparations for victims of gross human rights violations.
Theo van Boven is emeritus professor at Maastricht University, he was the first UN Human Rights Director and served on numerous councils and committees dealing with human rights. The masterclass will be led by Mr. Lars van Troost, Head of Strategic Studies of Amnesty International.
Entrance is free. Registration by email via firstname.lastname@example.org