How far have we come in the advancement of human rights and equal access to justice for women? Are women's human rights legally enforceable? How do lawyers and non-lawyer activists work within the law to protect women's rights? Please join the Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia for a discussion with top human rights experts as we discuss these issues and many more.
- Susan Benda, attorney-adviser, Department of State, Office of the Legal Adviser (speaking in her personal capacity)
- Martina Vandenberg, founder and president, the Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center
- Lisa VeneKlasen, executive director and co-founder, Just Associates, Inc.
- Jeanne Cohn-Connor (moderator), partner, Kirkland & Ellis, LLP
ASIL is a cosponsor of this event.