Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sat, Mar 2, 2013
On March 6, 2013, RBW Project Director spoke at a side-event held at the UN Headquarters in Geneva, in the occasion of the 22nd session of the Human Rights Council. The event, hosted by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, addressed human rights issues emerging in responses to the financial crisis.
A Side Event on Human Rights Considerations in National and International Responses to Financial Crisis
Wednesday, 6 March 2013
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Room IX, Palais des Nations, Geneva
Featuring a panel discussion by:
Cephas Lumina, Independent Expert on the effects of foreign debt and other related international financial obligations of States on the full enjoyment of all human rights;
Aldo Caliari, Director of the Rethinking Bretton Woods Project at the Center of Concern;
Mariama Williams, Senior Research Fellow of the Global Governance for Development Programme at the South Centre;
Raymond Torres, Director of the International Institute for Labour Studies at the International Labour Organization
Moderator: Bat-Erdene Ayush, Chief, Right to Development Section, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights