banner copy

Promoting Human Rights - titleResources:    

                                           Click on the icons below to connect to resource.






                                                                                                                               Amnesty International


    Heifer International






Click on above icons to connect to resource.


“Human Rights Prosecutions and the Participation Rights of Victims in Latin America”, Michel, Verónica, and Kathryn Sikkink, Law & Society Review 47.4 (December 2013): 873-907.

“Information Effects and Human Rights Data: Is the Good News about Increased Human Rights Information Bad News for Human Rights Measures?”, Clark, Ann Marie, and Kathryn Sikkink. Human Rights Quarterly 35.3 (August 2013): 539-568.

Sudan, United to End Genocide Report, January, 2014

“Changing livelihoods in South Sudan,” Luka Biong Deng Kuol, Carr Center Fellow, 2012-13 – Humanitarian Exchange, May 1, 2013.


Live Streaming of the 2014 Social Science Conference lectures:

“New Tactics for Human Rights: How to Expand the Strategic Thinking of the Human Rights Movement”, Douglas Johnson at 3:30 p.m., Friday, February 21, 2014.

“The Justice Cascade: How Human Rights Prosecutions are Changing World Politics”, Dr. Kathryn Sikkink at 9:15 a.m., Saturday, February 22, 2014.


Keynote Speeches for the 2011, 2012, and 2013 Social Science Conferences:

Social Science Conference Keynote Streams


Free and open to the public.

This conference is funded by St. Olaf’s associate dean of social sciences, the David L. and Margery Ostrom Scheie Endowment, and the Kloeck-Jenson Endowment for Peace and Justice Studies.