“The United Nations in Limbo” Episode #88 with Jane Donnelly

Jane Donnelly is the Human Rights Officer at Atheist Ireland. This year, speaking on behalf of a unique alliance that included Irish Atheists, Evangelicals and Ahmadiyya Muslims, Jane challenged human rights abuses in Pakistan at the United Nations. She also made a written submission to the UN on behalf of the alliance, which is now on the UN website, and in she then addressed the UN Human Rights Committee in Geneva.

The UN Human Rights Committee were questioning Pakistan about its human rights record under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. It was really interesting to talk with Jane about her experiences lobbying in Geneva …

You can connect with Jane on Twitter here.

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