Human Rights Law and International Organizations: Gender and Human Rights
This course will prepare a student delegation to the 63rd Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 63) in New York City, NY in March 2019. The CSW is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women.
During this Spring 2019 practicum course, students will gain the theoretical knowledge and practical skills they need to effectively engage in policy-making efforts or advocate before international treaty bodies, and will attend CSW sessions at the United Nations. Students will study the United Nations human rights treaty bodies and the international law system, work on a human rights project with an NGO and conduct an independent research project.
This course will meet on Thursdays from 2:30-5 pm during the Spring 2019 Semester.
Travel Dates: March 10-15, 2019
Earn 3 IU credits in INTL-L 445 (undergraduate) / INTL-I 500 (graduate)
Instructor: Shruti Rana - email@example.com
Application Deadline: October 16, 2018 at 5:00pm
Food Cultures of Greece
In this program, students will study Greek culture, from antiquity through the present, through its food. Located at the beautiful campus of the American College of Greece near Athens, you’ll discover food as a window into culture. The program includes weekend trips to Santorini and Peloponnese, as well as visits to farmers’ markets, wineries, museums, olive oil producers, and food cooperatives.
Program Dates: May 21-June 10, 2019
Earn 3 IU credits in EURO-W 406 - See syllabus
Program Director: Frank Hess - firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: January 28, 2019
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International Climate Governance: IU Delegation to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
In this program, students will learn about climate issues, the Paris Agreement, and travel to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 24th Conference of Parties in Poland.
This course will meet on Wednesdays from 9:30 am-noon during the 2018 Fall Semester.
Travel Dates: November 30 - December 8, 2018
Earn 3 IU credits in INTL-I 426/500
Program Director: Jessica O’Reilly - email@example.com
Application Deadline: February 6, 2018