Panel Debate: The Role of Human Rights in the Fight Against Corruption


This panel debate will address the role of human rights in the fight against corruption at the international and national level.

When: 17:15-18:15, Tuesday 14 November
Where: Pufendorf Hall, Lilla Gråbrödersgatan 3C 222 22

Panelists:

Richard Lapper
Human Rights Officer at the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.

Mr Lapper will present the work of the Office United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and the United Nations Human Rights Council in addressing corruption.

Charles Ayamdoo
Director of Anti-Corruption, Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice in Ghana

Mr Ayamdoo will present the Role of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice in Ghana in addressing Corruption.

Anga Timilsina
Progamme Manager, UNDP’s Global Anti-corruption Initiative (GAIN), Bureau for Policy and Programme Support, Singapore.

Ms Timilsina will present UNDP’s approach and strategies to build synergies between human rights and anti-corruption

Moderator: 

Mikael Johansson
Senior Policy Adviser on Anti-Corruption and Human Rights, Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

The event is free and open to all.