Lecture - Larry Johnson

Larry Johnson

Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs

Monday, 25 February 2008
UN War Crimes Tribunals: Do They Help or Hinder Achieving Peace and Justice?
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.,  Small Courtroom (AB Hall - 309)
3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Susman Classroom (AB Hall - 403)

Please join us as Assistant Secretary-General Larry Johnson discusses how Tribunals actually operate in practice and the policy debate of whether trials help or hinder achieving peace and justice.  Is amnesty possible?  What about truth and reconciliation commissions?

  • Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs
    http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2006/sga987.doc.htm
  • Council on Foreign Relations
  • American Society of International Law
  • Association of the Bar – City of New York
  • Professor, Global Affairs – New York University – Center for Global Affairs
  • Visiting Professor, Int’l. Law – Tufts University – Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
  • Former Legal Advisor – International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Former Chef de Cabinet – Office of the President, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia