Afghan refugees hold placards as they participate in a protest in New Delhi on Aug. 23. Hundreds of activists from various organizations and Afghan refugees protested against the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan and demanded protection for Afghan women. (Harish Tyagi/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
August 24, 2021

Article by Kelly J. Shannon, Director, Peace, Justice, and Human Rights Initiative (PJHR) featured in The Washington Post...

Angela D. Nichols, Ph.D.
April 26, 2021

Dr. Nichols primarily will assist with PJHR's programming and community engagement activities.

Rest in Power - George Floyd Painting
April 21, 2021

A Letter from the PJHR Director...

Human Rights in Belarus
April 05, 2021

Dr. Palina Prysmakova, Assistant Professor in FAU’s School of Public Administration

Kelly Shannon, director of Florida Atlantic University's Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative (PJHR)
December 14, 2020

The article is titled “Women's Human Rights and U.S. Relations with the Islamic World: Advice for the Biden Administration"

FAU Gets A Boost For Jewish Studies
December 11, 2020

A $20 million gift will be used to construct a new space for Holocaust and Jewish Studies academic programs

Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters
November 20, 2020

Florida Atlantic University officially announced today that it has received its largest gift in school history – a $20 million gift from benefactors Kurt and Marilyn Wallach.

Call for PJHR GTA Fellowships
November 12, 2020

Interested students should submit their application to the Graduate Program by January 15, 2021

FAU Leon Charney Diplomacy Program
November 10, 2020

FAU’s Leon Charney Diplomacy Program finished first overall in the National Model United Nations competition in Washington, D.C.

Arthur Gutterman
November 03, 2020

FAU’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters recently announced a multi-million dollar gift from Arthur Gutterman