Global Freedom of Expression


Dr. Agnès Callamard addressed the United Nations in New York on October 1, 2015

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  • Themes
    Violence Against Speakers / Impunity, Content Regulation / Censorship, Hate Speech, National Security

On October 1, 2015, Dr. Agnès Callamard, the Director of Columbia Global Freedom of Expression, addressed the United Nations in New York regarding ways to counter violent extremism. Her speech, “Putting a Stop to the Collateral Damages of CVE,” was presented at the Ministerial Side-Event entitled “A comprehensive approach to preventing radicalization, violent extremism and atrocity crimes: activating voices from actors in the field.” A transcript of Dr. Callamard’s speech is available here.