The Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture

The Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture was established by the Council and the family of Arthur C. Helton, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations who died in the August 2003 bombing of the UN headquarters in Baghdad. The Helton Lectureship is an annual event at which one or more speakers address pressing issues in the broad field of human rights and humanitarian concerns.

Arthur Helton (1949-2003)

Arthur Helton, a respected lawyer and human rights activist, devoted his life to improving the lives of others. He was director of peace and conflict studies and senior fellow for refugee studies and preventive action at the Council. He was also an adjunct professor at Columbia University Law School. Prior to joining the Council in 1999, he founded and directed the Forced Migration Project at the Open Society Institute and directed the Refugee Project at the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights.

Helton Lectures:

Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture with Samantha Power

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Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture with Richard Engel

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Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture with UN High Commissioner for Refugees António GuterresCurrent Challenges of Forced Displacement

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New York, NY, 10065

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Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture

Harold Pratt House
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New York, NY, 10065

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Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture

58 East 68th Street
New York, NY, 10065

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Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture: Iraqi Refugees: The Resettlement Challenges

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Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture: Holding World Leaders Accountable to Reducing Global Poverty and Protecting Civilians

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Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture on Divided Nations: The Dilemmas of International Protection for Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons

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Inaugural Arthur C. Helton Memorial Lecture: A Conversation with Sadako Ogata

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