AN Column Update

This fall, as news organizations covered simultaneous crises arose across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, a global interest in human rights was palpable.  As the world’s attention seems to ebb and flow on human rights issues, anthropologists rarely have that luxury.  For this and other reasons, the CfHR has been working to update the […]

Human Rights and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

In September 2015 the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were launched at the summit Transforming Our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (for more information on the process, see After 2 years of negotiations between 170 nations, and input from NGOs, civil society organizations, and the private sector, the post-2015 development agenda was […]