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Video recording of UICHR webinar held on April 8, 2020: Human rights and COVID-19: How human rights helps us understand the pandemic and our responses to it. This webinar explores how human rights provides a useful framework for examining the COVID-19 crisis as well as the major human rights considerations in the responses to it from the perspectives of public health, legal, and public policy professionals.

Panelists include Dr. Brian Farrell, Associate Director of UI Center for Human Rights, Dr. Peter Damiano Director of the UI Public Policy Center, and Dr. Rima Afifi, Professor and Interim Director of the UI Department of Community and Behavioral Health.