Organization profile

Organization profile

The Human Rights Center promotes research on real-world challenges, prepares future lawyers with the commitment and skills to defend human rights, and partners with civil society, governments, and institutions to impact law, policy, and practice.

Founded in 1988, the Center is well placed as part of the exceptional human rights community at the Law School, across the University, and in the Twin Cities. Students benefit from on-campus programming and opportunities for applied research, hands-on experience, and professional development in the fields of human rights and international law.


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  • Projects

    Partners in Closing the Gap

    Rudelius-Palmer, K.

    Education Minnesota Foundation


    Project: Research project

    The Racial Equity: Teaching and Community Engagement Pro

    Rudelius-Palmer, K.



    Project: Research project

  • Research Output

    Economic consequences of marriage and its dissolution: Applying a universal equality norm in a fragmented universe

    Halperin-Kaddari, R. & Freeman, M. A., Jan 1 2012, In : Theoretical Inquiries in Law. 13, 1, p. 323-360 38 p., 1294.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations