Guo Jianmei: The Challenge of Public Interest Lawyering in China and Other Transitional Societies
November 6, 2013 12:45pm - 2:00pm
Jianmei Guo (born October 1961) is a Chinese lawyer, human rights activist and director of a women's legal aid NGO. She is a leading advocate for gender equality in China. She is the recipient of the 2010 Simone De Beauvoir Prize, and of the International Women of Courage Award in 2011.
She will speak about the rule of public interest lawyers in advancing civil society.