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Human Rights Web Archive

Center for Human Rights Documentation & Research at Columbia University

Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University

Alternate Title ISHR
Creator Columbia University. Institute for the Study of Human Rights
Organization Type Other organization types
Organization Based In United States
Geographic Focus Global focus
Subjects Human rights -- Study and teaching
Summary "The Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR) was established in 1978 at Columbia University as the Center for the Study of Human Rights (CSHR). In Spring 2010, Columbia University elevated CSHR to the level of an institute. ISHR is committed to its three core goals of providing excellent human rights education to Columbia students, fostering innovative interdisciplinary academic research, and offering its expertise in capacity building to human rights leaders, organizations, and universities around the world."
Languages English