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The Right to Adequate Housing: The Roma Community in Serbia

The Roma community in Serbia is among the most marginalized in the country. Many members of the Roma community live in informal settlements where they face poor living conditions violating their human right to adequate housing. Join us for a discussion with Vlada Šahović and Nađa Marković from A11, a human rights NGO based in … Continue reading "The Right to Adequate Housing: The Roma Community in Serbia"

Matthew Nimetz

Matthew Nimetz LLB 1965 is a US diplomat and was the UN Special Representative who successfully mediated the Macedonian naming dispute between Greece and North Macedonia (previously known as the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia). In addition to his diplomatic work, Nimetz also practiced corporate law at a major New York law firm and later served as COO of a global private equity firm. During the presentation, Nimetz will briefly describe the dispute and how it was successfully resolved, and then engage in a dialogue with students.