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April 2018

Public Talk: Human Rights in Myanmar: The Way Forward

April 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Rubenstein Library, Duke University
Durham, NC United States
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  The Myanmar military’s campaign against the Rohingya population is set in a tenuous backdrop of ethnic armed conflict, a stagnant national peace and reconciliation process, and a fledgling democracy led by a now-controversial Nobel Peace Prize laureate. In a special to Duke undergraduates, Yee Htun, a clinical instructor at Harvard Law School with over a decade of experience in international advocacy and a refugee from Myanmar herself, will unpack the multidimensional human rights situation in Myanmar and discuss opportunities forward…

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Cultural Event: Arabic Night at Duke

April 24, 2018 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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  Join the Duke Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies for Plays, Poetry Readings, Music, Middle Eastern Dance, Arabic Oral Proficiency Activities and more.   Sponsored by Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. For more information, please visit here.   Richard White Hall, Room 107 Duke University, East Campus

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