In celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Wednesday, 23.05.2018 – Wednesday, 23.05.2018

screening

Embassy of Switzerland in Ukraine

United Nations Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine

present

Screening of a documentary “Chasseurs de crime” / “Crime Hunters”

Panel discussion “Remembrance. Truth. Justice. Speaking about peacebuilding”

On Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 17:00-20:00

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

vul. Volodymyrska, 60, Hall 329, 3rd Floor 

This is a traveling event organized by the International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (FIFDH) in Geneva, the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR).

Chasseurs de crime

by Juan José Lozano and Nicolas Wadimoff, 2014, 52’, English and Ukrainian subtitles

From their headquarters in Geneva, the lawyers from TRIAL (Track Impunity Always) tirelessly track down war criminals who set foot in Switzerland. The film tells of their daily struggle against injustice and impunity. 

Panelists

  • Sergii Kurnosenko, Human Rights Officer, the United Nations Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine

  • Iryna Sedova, Media Coordinator, NGO “Crimean Human Rights Group”

  • Oleksandr Pavlichenko, Executive Director, Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union

  • Alyona Lunova, Advocacy Manager, NGO “Human Rights Information Centre” (moderator)

Free entrance / Followed by a cocktail

Location: Shevchenko National University of Kyiv