Workshop with Uma Mishra-Newbery

In this workshop titled “Building on scholarship - Ideas for developing engaged scholarship and advocacy based on research for BHR” led by Uma Mishra-Newbery, participants will learn why transferring the knowledge gained via academic research on business and human rights into a real-world setting is critical in today’s shifting human rights landscape. Participants will engage in a case study to draw up a potential campaign - focused on building network and engagement - on an academic article in the business and human rights field.

This workshop is offered to the alumni of the Young Researchers Summit.

Uma Mishra-Newbery is a human rights advocateand the #FreeLoujain campaign manager. Ms. Loujain Al-Hathloul was awarded the 2020 Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize and is a finalist in the 2021 Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders.

Date: Friday, November 26, 2021
Time: 12:30 - 14:00
Location: Uni-Mail - M3250 / Online