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On 19 September, SJP Professor Karin Arts participated in the HagueTalks.

Described by one participant as a “a very inspiring event”, the event was held in the Peace Palace, and meant to be “a meeting place for creative minds, peace inventors and game changers in the field of peace and justice”.

Karin Arts presenting at Hague Talks at the Peace Palace

Photo (c) Kristen Cheney

The theme of Arts’ talk was ‘Young Justice: Kids in Conflict‘ and has been posted on YouTube. For more photos of her talk, visit the Hague Talks Facebook page.

All speakers focused on a  diverse range of aspects, from the role of music and dance, religion, philosophy, art, law (including human rights and children’s rights), data and identity. See the Hague Talks website for further general details, as well as the Hague Talks Facebook page and Twitter channel. For all videos in the series, see: http://m.youtube.com/user/haguetalks


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