Author Archives: Meg Davis, Ph.D.

Right On Podcast, Episode 1: When the coronavirus comes in the door, do human rights go out the window?

What trade-offs should we make between our rights and the greater public good? Continue reading

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The Right On! Podcast: Human Rights Activists Respond to COVID-19

The first episode will air May 1: “When the virus comes in the door, do human rights go out the window?” with Yaqiu Wang (HRW), Scott Burris (Temple) and Patrick Eba (UNAIDS). Continue reading

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Webinar: Human rights in the COVID-19 response

April 14th, 14-15:00 CET Continue reading

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Human rights in the COVID-19 crisis

A brief update for April 6, 2020 Continue reading

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Do Human Rights Restrictions At Home Undermine China’s Role At the UN?

Is the reticence of China’s representatives in Geneva a reflection of the chilling effect created by sweeping attacks on civil society and lawyers at home? Continue reading

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Inside Geneva: The United Nations and China

With the US stepping back from the UN, is China ready to step up? Continue reading

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The Uncounted: Pre-order the hardcover

The Uncounted: Politics of Data in Global Health is now available for pre-order in hardcover edition – it comes out in June. Please share with your library. There will be an e-book too, and a paperback eventually, as well as … Continue reading

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Interview: Meet the course coordinator

CERAH-Genève (Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action) organized a lovely interview that explores how I got into working on human rights in China, the “white savior complex” challenge facing humanitarian organizations today, and the short course for … Continue reading

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A democracy deficit in digital health?

Our thinking about health and human rights, formed before the digital age, must now advance to keep pace with its new risks and opportunities. Continue reading

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Last Stage of the Winter Road: Tromsø to Kuusamo

Crazy women rolling around in saunas and snow: last stage of the winter road. Continue reading

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