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Addressing Anti-Asian Racism and Xenophobia: Challenges and Opportunities - Shared screen with speaker view
Iryna Pozhydaieva
33:48
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Iryna Pozhydaieva
34:16
Ms. Katarzyna Gardapkhadze - First Deputy Director of the OSCE's Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODHIR) since 2016. In 2020, during a period without a politically appointed Director, she served as ODIHR's Director's Alternate. At ODIHR, Katarzyna oversees the Office's programmatic work on elections, democratization, human rights, tolerance and non-discrimination, and Roma and Sinti programmes. Before joining the OSCE, she served as a director of Save the Children child protection programme in Georgia, worked as an evaluator for Eurasia Foundation’s South Caucasus media support programme, led a USAID-funded Georgia youth peace project, and was a consultant trainer for the United Nations Mission in Kosovo community strengthening work.
Iryna Pozhydaieva
39:33
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Iryna Pozhydaieva
39:57
Dr. Regina Polak is a Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office on Combating Racism, Xenophobia and Discrimination, also focusing on Intolerance and Discrimination against Christians and Members of Other Religions. Associate Professor Dr. Regina Polak is head of the Department for Practical Theology at the Catholic-Theological Faculty at the University of Vienna. She is an expert and internationally recognized scholar and lecturer in interdisciplinary research on socio-religious transformation processes in Europe, religion in the context of migration and urbanisation and interfaith dialogue with a special focus on Jews, Christians and Muslims, including research on racism and all other forms of group-related hostility. She is engaged in Christian-Jewish and Christian-Muslim Dialogue organisations. She is the theological advisor of the Commission on Migration of the German Bishops´ Conference.
Iryna Pozhydaieva
46:33
Christie Edwards is an internationally recognized and published legal expert with over twenty-one years of experience working on international humanitarian and human rights law, gender, international policy and advocacy, and international community development. Christie currently serves as the Deputy Head of the Tolerance and Non-Discrimination Department of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights, addressing issues of racism, xenophobia, discrimination, and hate crimes. Previously, as the Director of International Humanitarian Law at the American Red Cross, Christie led ARC’s legal education, public, and youth outreach efforts on IHL. Finally, Christie serves as the Co-Chair of the International Organizations Interest Group of the American Society of International Law (ASIL), Co-Chaired the 2021 ASIL Annual Meeting, co-founded ASIL's Women's Mentoring Program, and serves on ASIL’s Executive Committee and Executive Council.
Iryna Pozhydaieva
47:57
Councillor Hazel Chu was elected the 352nd Lord Mayor of Dublin at the Annual Meeting of Dublin City Council held on 29th June 2020 in the Round Room at the Mansion House. In 2019, she became the first Green Party councillor to be elected in the local elections for the ward of Pembroke. In the same year she was elected Chair of the Party. After being called to the Bar in 2007 she worked in Sydney, Hong Kong and Guilin, in New York. She has worked in various management roles and in 2013 became Diageo’s Head of Brand, Corporate and Trade Communications. In her spare time she lends her voice to promoting diversity and equality, and is a regular media contributor.
Iryna Pozhydaieva
52:08
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Iryna Pozhydaieva
57:34
Dr. Yeow Poon is a consultant in public management and governance. He is the Chair of the Chinese Community Centre in Birmingham, the President of England China Business Forum, Chair of Arts in the Yards and a Trustee of Chinese Welfare Trust. Dr. Yeow Poon is also the Chair of Policy for West Midlands Liberal Democrats and the Chair of Chinese Liberal Democrats. He was TheBusinessDesk Midlands Leadership Award Winner: Public and Third Sector Leader 2018.
Iryna Pozhydaieva
01:03:34
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Iryna Pozhydaieva
01:05:27
Dr. Felix B. Chang, ia a Professor of Law (College of Law), an Associate Dean of Faculty, Co-Director of the Corporate Law Center, and Director of the Corporate Law Concentration. He also works with comparative law and has written on the parallels between Roma inclusion and the U.S. Civil Rights Movement, as well as the redistributive potential of legal rules in trusts and estates. Previously, he directed the Institute for the Global Practice of Law, which designed training programs for attorneys from around the world. Professor Chang has received the Goldman Prize for Excellence in Teaching and the University Award for Faculty Excellence. He is the author of the following books: “Roma Rights and Civil Rights: A Transatlantic Comparison”, “Chinese Migrants in Russia, Central Asia and Eastern Europe”.
Iryna Pozhydaieva
01:15:56
Dr. Arjun Singh Sethi is a community activist, author & law professor based in Washington, D.C. His work has appeared in numerous national outlets, including CNN, The Guardian, Politico Magazine, USA Today, and The Washington Post, and he holds faculty appointments at Georgetown University Law Center and Vanderbilt University Law School. In the wake of the 2016 presidential election, Arjun traveled the country and met with a diversity of people and documented the hate they experienced in connection with the election. American Hate: Survivors Speak Out was named an NPR Best Book of 2018.
Arjun Singh Sethi
01:30:43
Just a note of thanks to all the panelists & attendees: appreciate you being here and contributing to this critical discussion.
Tatjana Peric OSCE/ODIHR
01:35:49
We welcome questions and comments from the audience through the Q&A function.
Tatjana Peric OSCE/ODIHR
01:57:55
The second panel will start at 15.35
Iryna Pozhydaieva
02:05:33
Tatjana Perić is an Adviser on Combating Racism and Xenophobia, including intolerance against Christians and other religions, OSCE/ODIHR. She has been engaged professionally and academically in the field of human rights since 1994. In her extensive international experience, she advised various intergovernmental organizations, including the United Nations Development Programme, UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Council of Europe, and others. Tatjana was also active within civil society, having worked for award-winning CSOs such as the European Roma Rights Centre and the Ecumenical Humanitarian Organization. She studied human rights and and gender studies. Since 2014 she works for the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) at the Warsaw-based Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR).
Iryna Pozhydaieva
02:07:41
Mr. Adil S. Kaukenov, General Director Center for Chinese studies, Kazakh researcher, political scientist, expert on international relations. He is the co-author of 3 collective monographs on the problems of China's foreign, domestic policy and socio-economic development. Author of many articles and publications on problems of international relations and public topics in scientific publications and the media. He worked in the leading scientific and analytical centers of Kazakhstan, the Kazakhstan Institute of Strategic Studies under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Institute of World Economy and Politics under the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Foundation, Agency for Investigation of Return on Investment, "Nazarbayev Center". Over the years, Mr. Kaukenov has published more than 150 materials in the scientific and public media. Mr. Kaukenov worked in the media, headed the information portals "Today.kz" and "Quorum.kz".
Iryna Pozhydaieva
02:21:42
Jo-Ann Yoo is the executive director of the Asian American Federation (AAF), a membership organization that works with the nearly seventy nonprofits that represent and support the pan-Asian community. Jo-Ann’s professional experiences include program management and operations, fundraising, and advocacy in the fields of community development and immigrant rights. Jo-Ann currently serves on the NYC's Racial Justice Commission for New York City's Charter revision, and on Governor Andrew Cuomo's Racial Equity Task Force for Vaccine Distribution, as well as on the boards of Nonprofit New York and the Advocacy Institute. Ms. Yoo was named to City and State NY's 2021 Power 100, acknowledging the impact of NY's nonprofits & their leaders on our City. Jo-Ann is particularly proud of her immigrant heritage and loves to hear others’ immigration stories.
Iryna Pozhydaieva
02:34:52
Dr. Yeow Poon is a consultant in public management and governance. He is the Chair of the Chinese Community Centre in Birmingham, the President of England China Business Forum, Chair of Arts in the Yards and a Trustee of Chinese Welfare Trust. Dr. Yeow Poon is also the Chair of Policy for West Midlands Liberal Democrats and the Chair of Chinese Liberal Democrats. He was TheBusinessDesk Midlands Leadership Award Winner: Public and Third Sector Leader 2018.
Iryna Pozhydaieva
02:48:14
We welcome questions and comments from the audience through the Q&A function.Мы приветствуем вопросы и комментарии аудитории. Воспользуйтесь функцией «Вопросы и ответы».
Iryna Pozhydaieva
02:49:16
Dr. habil. Elżbieta Kuzborska-Pacha is a Senior Legal Adviser to the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities. She, among other responsibilities, leads the thematic work on non-discrimination and tolerance, as well as on the socio-economic participation of national minorities. Dr. habil. Kuzborska is also a human rights lecturer and author, and a former OHCHR Senior Minorities Fellow. In her books and articles she looks closely to the contemporary challenges of the protection of minority rights. Since 2006 Dr. habil. Kuzborska spoke at more than 20 conferences and participated at many more.
Elzbieta Kuzborska-Pacha
03:14:01
https://www.osce.org/hcnm/thematic-recommendations-and-guidelines
Tatjana Peric OSCE/ODIHR
03:27:20
hatecrime.osce.org/civilsociety