TITLE: Human Rights Day 2010: Cultural Property Rights of Indigenous People
SPEAKER: Roberta I. Shaffer, Helen Stacy , Betsy Kanalley, Kelly Buchanan, Stephen Clarke
EVENT DATE: 2010/12/10
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 140 minutes
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In recognition of Human Rights Day 2010, the Law Library of Congress hosted a panel discussion on "Cultural Property Rights of Indigenous People."
Speaker Biography: Roberta I. Shaffer is the Law Librarian of Congress.
Speaker Biography: Helen Stacy is a senior fellow at the Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law at Stanford University's Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, where she coordinates the human rights program and is a scholar of international and comparative law, human rights and legal philosophy.
Speaker Biography: Betsy Kanalley is assistant manager for geospatial services at U.S. Department of Agriculture's Forest Service, where she coordinates various federal Geographic Data Committee activities within the agency and with external partners.
Speaker Biography: Kelly Buchanan is a foreign law specialist at the Law Library of Congress covering Australia, New Zealand, independent Pacific Island nations, Indonesia and Malaysia. She is also a member of a team of writers for the Law Library's blog, "In Custodia Legis".
Speaker Biography: Stephen Clarke is a senior foreign law specialist at the Law Library of Congress covering Canada, Ireland, Commonwealth Caribbean countries and the English-speaking U.S. territories. He has extensive expertise in comparative and international law with an emphasis on the North American Free Trade Agreement, immigration and national security.