IDW Reconciling Rights: International Human Rights, Sharia Law and the Islamic Legal System Hossein Raeesi VIU Visiting “Scholar at Risk”

Feb
09
When: Thursday, Feb 9, 2017, 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Where:
Add to CalendarIDW Reconciling Rights: International Human Rights, Sharia Law and the Islamic Legal System Hossein Raeesi VIU Visiting “Scholar at Risk”02/09/2017 08:30 AM02/09/2017 10:00 AMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/Vancouver    Reconciling Rights: International Human Rights, Sharia Law and the Islamic Legal System Hossein Raeesi VIU Visiting “Scholar at Risk” 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. B200, R203 Iranian legal expert and human rights advocate Hossein Raeesi will discuss how lawyers in Iran are using legal conventions both from within Sharia Law, and in opposition to it, to fight for the rights of women, children, minorities and marginalized populations. Hosted by Faculty of Social Sciences. A full Schedule of Events can be found online @ International Development Week.  false

 

 

Reconciling Rights: International Human Rights, Sharia Law and the Islamic Legal System
Hossein Raeesi VIU Visiting “Scholar at Risk”


8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
B200, R203
Iranian legal expert and human rights advocate Hossein Raeesi will discuss how lawyers in Iran are using legal conventions both from within Sharia Law, and in opposition to it, to fight for the rights of women, children, minorities and marginalized populations. Hosted by Faculty of Social Sciences.

A full Schedule of Events can be found online @ International Development Week.

 

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