Revisiting Minority Rights under the AKP in Turkey: A Talk by Professor Asli Bali


Join us for an education session with UCLA School of Law Professor, Asli Bali on Wednesday, May 18 from 6-7PM in Bunche Hall, Room 3157.  In light of the recent attack on Garo Paylan in the Turkish parliament, Professor Bali will address the status of minority rights, especially with regards to the authoritarian turn of the AKP.

Professor Bali is Professor of Law at the UCLA School of Law, where she teaches international and human rights law, as well as the laws of war. She joined UCLA from the Yale School of Law, where she was a Ribicoff Fellow in Law and coordinator of the Middle East Legal Forum. Currently, her research focuses on public international law, arms control, human rights and international humanitarian law. Her interests also include comparative law of the Middle East. As of January 2016, Professor Bali became the director of the Center for Near Eastern Studies (CNES) at the UCLA International Institute.

For more information on Professor Bali and her background in her field, feel free to check out this article.

This is a free event, but space is limited so please RSVP below to reserve your spot!

May 18, 2016 at 6pm - 7pm
Bunche Hall, Room 3157
Bunche Hall 315 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
United States
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