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Baroness Helena Kennedy at The British Academy Soirée

Baroness Helena Kennedy Principal Mansfield College, University of Oxford

The British Academy Soirée - Baroness Helena Kennedy Picture

Baroness Helena Kennedy FBA
Principal
Mansfield College, University of Oxford

Legal Challenges in a Conflicted World
7.30pm and 8.30pm, Tuesday 28 June 2016

Conflicts around the globe mean that the protection of human rights is becoming the more imperative. Yet the concept of human rights was directed at abusive states. Now it is non state actors or commercial entities that can be the source of serious abuses. What are the new challenges and how can they be addressed?

Baroness Helena Kennedy will also be in conversation with Lord Nicholas Stern, President of The British Academy discussing 'Climate change, values and human rights' at 8.30pm