Past Event

COVID-19, Migration and Human Rights: Impact and Solutions

July 28, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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Event Description: 

The panel will discuss:

  • Migrant populations at risk of being left furthest behind and how a human rights approach can help mitigate these risks.
  • The human rights framework for the protection of migrants as a fundamental pillar in responding to and recovering from the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Examples of responses to the COVID-19 emergency for migrant and refugee populations and challenges and solutions implemented by various actors.

Event Speakers:

Please visit the event webpage for the full speaker list. 

Event Information:

Free and open to the public; RSVP is required. Zoom link will be shared with registered attendees. 

Hosted by the Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University