University of Buckingham - MA United Nations Studies
University of Buckingham - MA United Nations Studies
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Jessica Neuwirth is an international human rights lawyer and advocate. She currently serves as the Rita E. Hauser Director of the Human Rights Program at Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, Hunter College, in New York City. She is a former director of the New York office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and a founder of several women's-rights nongovernmental organizations, including Donor Direct Action, the ERA Coalition and Equality Now.

December 28, 2020 
A wave of relief and hope is sweeping across the United Nations, and the world, desperately awaiting the inauguration of Joe Biden and the beginning of the restoration of normalcy. Hopefully, we will quickly see the rebuilding of our country’s leadership and much-needed progress in the UN, as well as in other international forums …

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