How can we safeguard universal rights in the time of COVID-19?
This live Roundtable event was held on April 16, 2020. The archived video is available above.
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- Hadar Harris, Executive Director, Student Press Law Center
- Jamil Dakwar, Director, Human Rights Program, ACLU
- Karin Ryan, Senior Advisor on Human Rights, The Carter Center
Some governments and security services are reacting to the ongoing threat from COVID-19 by taking advantage of the restrictions necessary to protect public health to also consolidate their power and limit human rights.
This Roundtable conversation addressed current events and recommended actions that can be taken to protect human rights during this difficult time.
photo: Mstyslav Chernov