FORA.tv Speaker - Philip Alston

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Biography

Philip Alston is an international law scholar and human rights practitioner. He is John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law at New York University School of Law and co-Chair of the law school's Center for Human Rights and Global Justice.

In human rights law, Alston has held a range of senior UN appointments for well over two decades, including, since 2004, United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions.

3 Programs

Armed Conflict, the Laws of War and Human Rights Abuses

03.24.11 | 01:18:09 min | 0 comments

ASIL Opening Plenary: Michael Posner and Philip Alston

03.24.11 | 01:50:03 min | 0 comments

New Thinking on Social and Economic Rights

03.25.10 | 01:25:23 min | 0 comments