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The Courage Foundation: Upholding the Human Rights of Truthtellers and Whistleblowers

18 October 2016

Time: 12:30 - 1:30pm
Venue: Room 313, Third Floor, Law Building, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, E1 4NS United Kingdom

The International State Crime Initiative (ISCI) is delighted to announce the second seminar of its 2016-17 State Crime Seminar Series, to be delivered by The Courage Foundation’s Naomi Colvin. The Courage Foundation is an international organisation that ‘supports those who risk life or liberty to make significant contributions to the historical record.’

In this seminar, Naomi will discuss The Courage Foundation’s work on freedom of the press, human rights, and the organisation’s campaigns in support of whistleblowers such Edward Snowden, Jeremy Hammond, Lauri Love and Chelsea Manning. Naomi will also explore some of the legal implications of these cases.

A light lunch will be served.


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