Amy Goodman will moderate a panel discussion titled Reflecting on Kony 2012: Lessons Learned for Global Activism
, featuring Fabienne Hara, Vice-President for Multilateral Affairs, International Crisis Group; Chioke I’Anson, a philosopher who specializes in Africana philosophy, postcolonial theory, and humanitarianism; Chris Michael, a video advocacy trainer and human rights advocate at WITNESS
, an organization that has supported over 300 groups in 80 countries in using video for change; Victor Ochen, a survivor of the LRA
war and Director of African Youth Initiative Network, which offers rehabilitation assistance to Ugandan youth affected by the war; and Jolly Okot, Country Director for Invisible Children, Uganda.
The event will be introduced by Professor Philip Alston, an international human rights law professor and Faculty Director and Co-chair of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at NYU School of Law. The discussion will be followed by a reception.