Month: October 2015

Almudena Bernabeu on Genocide, Justice, and Accountability

I spoke with Almudena Bernabeu, a Peace is Loud speaker and an international attorney at San Francisco’s Center for Justice and Accountability, on her work leading the prosecution against Guatemalan dictator Rios Montt, the challenges of addressing genocide and racism, and the future of justice for Guatemala, especially in light of Montt’s latest attempts to evade prison.

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Karima Bennoune Named UN Special Rapporteur

Peace is Loud speaker Karima Bennoune has been officially named the Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights by the United Nations Human Rights Council.

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Almudena Bernabeu Receives Human Rights Award

Last week, speaker Almudena Bernabeu and the Center for Justice and Accountability (CJA) received the prestigious 39th Annual Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights International Award for their successful prosecution of several of the worst Latin American perpetrators of crimes against humanity.

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Sakena Yacoobi’s TED Talk on the Power of Education

In the video below, speaker Sakena Yacoobi of Creating Hope International and the Afghan Institute of Learning tells her story of perseverance and dedication for TED Women 2015.

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