<b>Dr. Balakrishnan Rajagopal, Director of MIT's Program on Human Rights, will be coming to UW next week. He will be speaking on the following topics:</b><br><br>1. "Rebuilding Failed States: A Political Economy approach"
<br>January 22nd from 11:30-1:00 -- Parrington Hall Commons (Room 308) <br>
2. "Rule of Law in Post-Conflict
Rebuilding: Dilemmas of reconciling human rights, security and development"<br>January 22nd from 4:00-6:00 pm -- William H. Gates Hall (Room 115)<br>
3. "Pro-human rights but anti-poor?
Rethinking the Indian Supreme Court through a social movement analysis"<br>January 23rd from 3:00-4:30 pm -- Raitt Hall (Room 121)<br><b><br></b>Dr. Rajagopal earned his Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) at Harvard Law School. He has written and edited several books in international law, including
<i>International Law from Below: Development, Social Movements and Third World Resistance</i>, <i>El Derecho Internacional Desde Abajo</i>, and <i>International Law and the Third World</i>. He is currently the Director of MIT's Program on Human Rights and Justice.
<br><b><br>The following groups are sponsoring Dr. Rajagopal's visit:</b>
<br>The Marc Lindenberg Center for International Development, Humanitarian Relief, and Global Citizenship at the Evans School.<br>The Law Societies and Justice Program at the
Law School <br>The Center for South Asia in the Jackson School <br><br>For more information, please email Kelsey Jones-Casey at <a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>.<br><b></b><br>-- <br>
Kelsey Jones-Casey<br><a href="mailto:email@example.com" target="_blank">
firstname.lastname@example.org</a><br>(206) 914-0873<br><br>Marc Lindenberg Center