Northeastern Law student, Hannah Adams is video blogging from the CERD review in Geneva. Her particular job there is to encourage the CERD committee to make recommendations to the U.S. government to halt racial discrimination in the area of access to justice in the United States.
See the video below for an update from Hannah Adams (NUSL 2015) who is representing the Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy at the United Nations review of the U.S.’s performance of its obligations under the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD) in Geneva, Switzerland. Check out PHRGE and the Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute’s shadow report on access to justice in civil cases here. Also here is the U.S. Human Rights Network’s page with some useful info on the CERD review.