Past Event

Elections and Human Rights Discussion Series: Youth Engagement & Influence

September 21, 2020
12:10 PM - 1:30 PM
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Columbia University's Institute for the Study of Human Rights hosts a panel to explore questions related to participation and civic education rights of youth and how youth engage in and influence elections.

Panelists Include: 

  • Abby Kiesa - Director of Impact, Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement, Tufts University
  • Ioana Literat - Assistant Professor in the Communication, Media and Learning Technologies Design Program, Teachers College, Columbia University-Katie Peterson, President of ColumbiaVotes - Confirmed
  • Andrew Wilkes - Senior Director of Policy and Advocacy, Generation Citizen
  • Daniella Zlotnik Raz - PhD researcher at the University of Haifa

Moderated by: 

  • Kunoor Ojha, Chief of Staff, Green New Deal Network