Aspiring human rights lawyers are all winners in test case competition at UN

20 July 2018

If you learned that serious human rights violations had been committed somewhere in the world and you wanted to bring those responsible to justice, how would you go about it?

That was the challenge facing law students from 39 universities who’ve been arguing their case at the 10th Nelson Mandela World Human Rights Moot Court Competition, at the UN in Geneva this week.

Professor Frans Viljoen, Director of the Centre for Human Rights at the University of Pretoria, South Africa, spoke with Daniel Johnson, on how the event helps to reinforce the global fight against impunity..

Audio Credit:
Daniel Johnson, UN News - Geneva
Audio Duration:
5'37"

 

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