Making a Health Case for Reparations in Boston

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Studio

Event Recording Date and Time: Monday, March 25 at 1:00pm – 1:30pm ET Location: Hybrid – please register for free in advance to submit questions. Presented jointly by The Studio at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights. This event brings together City Councilor At-Large Julia Mejia, who pressed for a reparations task force in Boston, and public health scholar Mary…

Is the Paris Agreement Working?

Salata Institute Conference Room 3.5, Belfer Center, Harvard Kennedy School 79 John F. Kennedy Street Cambridge, MA, Cambridge, MA, United States

Date and Time: Thursday, April 4, 2024 at 4:00pm -5:30pm EDT. Reception to follow. Location: Salata Institute Conference Room 3.5, Belfer Center, Harvard Kennedy School (79 John F. Kennedy Street Cambridge, MA 02138) and online. Join the Salata Institute's Climate Action Accelerator, Harvard Chan C-CHANGE, and the FXB Center for Health & Human Rights for a conversation with Cassie Flynn, Global Director of Climate Change at the United Nations Development…

Confronting State Violence across the Globe

Harvard University, Barker Center, Thompson Room 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA, United States

Watch the YouTube livestream below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Km9Vw4fUqRY Date and Time: Friday, April 5, 2024 at 1:00pm - 6:30pm EDT. Reception to follow at 6:30pm. Location: 110 Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy St, Cambridge MA 02138 (Harvard University) and online Conference Overview: In partnership with the Romani Studies Program at Central European University, the Palestine Program for Health and Human Rights, the Center on Forced Displacement at Boston University, the Center for Human…

Gaza: A perspective on children in war zones

Zoom - Registration Required

Webinar Recording Date and Time: Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT Location: Zoom - registration required Join us for a conversation with Dr. Jennifer Leaning, senior fellow at the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights and Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, on the effect and impact of war and conflict on…

Film Screening of Conscience Point Documentary

Hybrid format

Date and Time: Tuesday, April 16 | 1:00pm to 2:30pm EDT Location: Kresge 201 and Zoom All HSPH staff, faculty, and students are invited to join the SBS Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Committee in collaboration with the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights on Tuesday, April 16 from 1 PM to 2:30 PM in Kresge 201 or via Zoom for a hybrid screening of the documentary Conscience Point. Participants…

Film Screening of Occupied City Documentary

Jonathan M. Mann Conference Room 651 Huntington Ave, Floor 7, Boston, MA, United States

Date and Time: Thursday, April 18 (part 1) and Friday, April 19 (part 2) | 3:00-5:15 p.m. EDT Location: Jonathan M. Mann Conference Room (FXB Building, 7th Floor). Pizza and beverages will be served. Join us for a screening of Steve McQueen’s Occupied City, a documentary informed by Bianca Stigter’s book Atlas of an Occupied City (Amsterdam 1940-1945). The past collides with the present in this excavation of the Nazi…

A Looming Famine: Starvation in Gaza

Webinar Recording Read Alex de Waal's April 2024 publication in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Date and Time: Tuesday, April 30, 2024 | 11:00am – 12:30pm EDT | 6:00pm – 7:30pm EEST Location: Zoom - Registration required Join the Palestine Program for Health and Human Rights for a conversation about the starvation of civilians in the Gaza Strip. According to the Human Rights Watch, Israeli forces are deliberately blocking the…

Pediatric Health Care in Immigration Detention: A Call for Policy Change and Child Rights

Webinar recording Date and Time: Thursday, May 2, 2024 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm EDT Location: Zoom – Registration required Join us for a virtual conversation to discuss and contextualize the key findings in the Child Migrants in Family Immigration Detention in the US: An Examination of Current Pediatric Care Standards and Practices report which was published in January 2024. Our speakers will describe the impact of the report on policy…

Health and Human Rights Consequences on the War on Gaza

Zoom - Registration Required

Webinar Recording Date and Time: Tuesday, May 21, 2024 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm EDT Location: Zoom – Registration required Speaker: Alice Rothchild is a retired obstetrician-gynecologist who worked in the health care reform and women’s movements for many years. She directed a documentary film and is now writing and speaking, and blogs when inspired or particularly outraged by the state of the world. Since 1997, she has focused much of her…

Medical Humanitarian Visits: Potential and Limitations in Gaza

Zoom - Registration Required

Date and Time: Wednesday, June 12, 2024 | 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT | 6:00pm – 7:00pm EEST Location: Zoom – Registration required Join the Palestine Program for Health and Human Rights for a discussion about humanitarian intervention in Gaza. Panelists will discuss the historical context of humanitarian intervention in Palestine, its role within a fractured health care system, and the potential and limitations of humanitarian intervention during the current attacks on Gaza's health…