Summaries of UPR Civil Society Consultations


New Orleans Date: Jan. 27, 2010
Location: Xavier University
Host Organization: Equity and Inclusion
Summary of New Orleans Consultation*
Washington, DC

Date: Feb. 19, 2010
Location: Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
Host Organizations: LCCHR, ACLU
Summary of Washington, DC Consultation*

NYC Date: Feb 26, 2010
Location: Columbia University
Host Organization: Columbia University Human Rights Institute
Partner Organizations: National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty, Urban Justice Center
Summary of New York Consultation*
El Paso Date: Mar. 8, 2010
Location: Camino Real Hotel
Host Organizations: Border Network for Human Rights; Human Rights First
Summary of El Paso Consultation*
New Mexico Date: March 16, 2010
Location: UNM Law School
Host Organization: American Indian Law Center, Navajo Nation
Consulting Organization: International Indian Treaty Council
Summary of Albuquerque and Window Rock Consultations*
SF /Berkeley Date: Mar. 25-26, 2010
Location: Berkeley, University of San Francisco School of Law
Host organizations: USF School of Law, DREDF, WILD for Human Rights
Summary of Berkeley Consultation*
Summary of San Francisco Consultation*
Detroit/Dearborn Date: April 7, 2010
Location: Wayne State Law School
Host organizations: NAACP, American Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee
Summary of Detroit Consultation*
Chicago Date: April 13-14, 2010
Location: John Marshall Law School
Host Organizations: Housing Action Illinois, John Marshall Law School
Summary of Chicago Consultation*
Summary of Department of Homeland Security/Community Roundtable*

Date: April 22-23, 2010
Location: Grace Episcopal Church
Host Organizations: Greater Birmingham Ministries, Alabama ARISE
Summary of Birmingham Consultation*

Washington, DC Date: April 28, 2010
Location: Bingham McCutchen LLP
Host organization: Human Rights First, Human Rights Watch, Open Society Institute
Summary of Washington, DC Consultation*
Washington, DC Date: April 30, 2010
Location: The Federalist Society
Host organization: Federalist Society
Summary of Washington, DC Consultation*

*These consultation summaries are not transcripts, and they are not intended to capture everything that was said. Moreover, they may contain some inaccuracies and may omit some points that speakers considered important. These summaries are based on what was captured by government notetakers and are intended as brief overviews of some of the key points made by civil society speakers.