About the lecturer Steven L. B. Jensen is a researcher at The Danish Institute for Human Rights. Before joining the Institute in 2007 he held positions with the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations (UNAIDS). He is the author of The Making of International Human Rights: The 1960s, Decolonization and the Reconstruction of Global Values (Cambridge University Press 2016). Currently, he is working on the history of economic and social rights after 1945. He has previously published on genocide in the twentieth century, HIV/AIDS, global health and development, and 1960s politics. He is the winner of the 2015 Ester Boserup Thesis Prize and the 2015 Rene Cassin Thesis Prize (Special Mention).
Program 28 April, 18:00 - 19:30
18:00 - Steven Jensen: The Making of International Human Rights, 1945-1993
18:45 - Break w/ light refreshments
19:00 - Q & A
The seminar is free and there will be served coffee and light refreshments in the break.
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