Sept. 23 – Global Security Seminar with Greg Townsend – “Bringing War Criminals to Justice”
UCLA Faculty Center
Dinner served at a cost of $25 per person
RSVP to email@example.com by 11am, September 22
Activists, scholars, elected officials, business-people, diplomats and health care professionals join together at monthly seminars co-sponsored by PSR-LA and the Center for Defense Information.
September’s speaker, Greg Townsend, served as a Public Defender in Los Angeles, and joined the UN Rwanda Tribunal (ICTR) in 1998, in Arusha, Tanzania. From 2003-2005, he was one of ten international prosecutors in the UN peacekeeping mission in Kosovo, prosecuted cases from terrorism to organized crime, and won all 24 trials he participated in. From 2005-2007, he returned to the ICTR, and later transferred to the UN Yugoslav Tribunal (ICTY) in The Hague. In June 2008, Greg joined the Special Court for Sierra Leone, as Head of Office and Senior Legal Officer.