2011 Annual Report on Strengthening Rule of Law in Crisis-Affected and Fragile Situations

June 7 2012
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
New York University
Furman Hall, Room 214
245 Sullivan Street, New York

The Center on International Cooperation at New York University invites you to panel discussion on the occasion of the launch of the United Nations Development Programme's

2011 Annual Report on Strengthening Rule of Law in Crisis-Affected and Fragile Situations

Introductory Remarks

  • Mr. Jordan Ryan, Assistant Secretary-General and Director of the Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR),United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

PANELISTS

  • Ms. Christiana Tah, Minister of Justice, Liberia
  • His Honor Chancellor Kamal Bashir Idhan, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Libya
  • Justice Kalyan Shrestha, Supreme Court of Nepal

Moderator

  • Dr. Bruce Jones, Director of the NYU Center on International Cooperation, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution

Following introductory remarks by Mr. Jordan Ryan, the high-level panelists will share their personal experiences in strengthening rule of law during highly complex political transitions, highlighting the opportunities and challenges of working towards this goal with international agencies such as UNDP.