More Links in documents
Share

Sign Up For Email

Please leave this field empty
Now, we invite you to Get Involved

Multimedia

2015 Carter Center Human Rights Defenders Forum, Part 1/6

On Feb. 9-10, 2015, more than 60 scholars, activists, and religious leaders from 20 countries participated in the Carter Center's Human Rights Defenders Forum. "Beyond Violence: Women Leading for Peaceful Societies" focuses on advancing the rights of women and girls, including the right to peace.

The forum highlights the courageous work of women leaders trying to prevent and resolve violent conflict and extremism.

Opening
President Carter and a representative of the U.N. High Commissioner on Human Rights give opening remarks. The Rev. Dr. Susan B. Thistlethwaite reports on highlights and recommendations from weekend workshops.

Founded in 1982 by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in partnership with Emory University, The Carter Center is committed to advancing human rights and alleviating unnecessary human suffering. The Center wages peace, fights disease, and builds hope worldwide.

Browse by:

Filter:

Now showing: All category

Video
Building Hope - 3:21
Video
Liberia Looks to the Future (April 12, 2018) - 1:18:50
Video
Liberia Looks to the Future - 4:32
Video
WATCH LIVE: Major Guinea Worm Disease Announcement March 21 at The Carter Center - 28:01
Video
South Sudan: Failure Is Not an Option - 3:17
Video
Information Transforms Women's Lives in Guatemala - 2:41
Video
Protecting Mental Health (Feb. 8, 2018) - 1:20:13
Video
Thank You for Being the Person the World Needs Now (2017) - 2:03
Video
Voter Voices (Liberia 2017) - 2:25
Video
Nigeria Delivers Blow to Lymphatic Filariasis - 2:09
Video
Project Zero (Oct. 24, 2017) - 1:06:32