Sarah Cleveland


Sarah Cleveland is the Louis Henkin Professor of Human and Constitutional Rights and Faculty Co-Director of the Human Rights Institute at Columbia Law School. She teaches and writes in the areas of human rights, international law, and foreign affairs and the U.S. Constitution, law, with a recent focus on national security, counterterrorism, and human rights. She is a Member-elect of the UN Human Rights Committee and the U.S. Member on the European Commission for Democracy Through Law (Venice Commission). She previously served as Counselor on International Law to the Legal Adviser at the U.S. Department of State.

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Harmonizing Standards in Armed Conflict

Editor's Note: This post is part of the joint series of posts hosted by EJIL:Talk!, Lawfare and Intercross (blog of the International Committee of the Red Cross) and arising out of the Transatlantic Workshop on International Law and Armed Conflict held in…

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