Tag: Leilani Farha

Response to Champlain Park resident Leilani Farha’s appointment as UN Special Rapporteur has been “overwhelming.” Photo by Denise Deby.

Local advocate takes up UN role

By Denise Deby – Champlain Park resident Leilani Farha has a new part-time job: investigating and recommending improvements in people’s housing conditions around the world. On May 8, the United Nations Human Rights Council selected Farha from a global list of candidates to serve as UN Special Rapporteur […]

Leilani Farha: First recipient of the Spirit of Barbra Schlifer Award

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