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GOVERNING PANDEMICS 101

 SESSION 7    HUMAN RIGHTS AND POPULATIONS NOT PROTECTED BY THE STATE

PROGRAMME

  • Mini-lecture 1: How is human rights protection governed internationally in pandemics? What weaknesses did Covid-19 expose, and what are proposals to address them?

  • Mini-lecture 2: How is the health of populations not protected by the state, such as refugees and populations in armed conflict, governed in pandemics? What weaknesses did Covid-19 expose, and what are proposals to address them?

SPEAKERS

 

  • Andrew Clapham, Professor of International Law, The Graduate Institute, Geneva

  • Esperanza Martinez, Senior Advisor to the Office of the Director General, International Committee of the Red Cross

  • Charles Deutscher, Senior Advisor, International Committee of the Red Cross

 

READINGS

COURSE OVERVIEW

Date: 1 July 2022, 14:00-15:00 CEST

Format: Online lectures, exercises, and live discussion

Fee: Free

Certificates will be delivered to participants who attend at least 6 sessions of Governing Pandemics 101

Contact: globalhealthdiplomacy@graduateinstitute.ch

* For Session 4 through Session 8, you must register for each session separately.

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This session is part of the Governing Pandemics 101 course which aims to provide an overview of the key concepts and current issues related to the global governance of outbreaks. More information on the course