Human trafficking in times of war: Lessons learned in Bosnia
Helen Stacy, Program on Human Rights
Katherine Jolluck, Stanford History Department
Date and Time
January 24, 2012 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Open to the public.
No RSVP required
Bechtel Conference Center
Madeline Rees, Secretary General of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, began working for the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights as the gender expert and Head of Office in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1998. In that capacity she worked extensively on the rule of law, gender and post conflict, transitional justice and the protection of social and economic rights. The OHCHR office dealt extensively with the issue of trafficking and Madeleine was a member of the expert coordination group of the trafficking task force of the Stability Pact, thence the Alliance against Trafficking. From September 2006 to April 2010 she was the head of the Women`s rights and gender unit.