The University of Jordan News
Children's Rights Highlighted in a Lecture at UJ
A lecture was organized at the Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II School of International Studies on Tuesday on the topic "Children's Rights: History, Theory, and the Context of Mass Displacement".
The lecture was delivered by Dr. Jason Hart from the University of Bath in the United Kingdom.
In his lecture, Hart addressed the issue of children’s rights in the Middle East, the emergence and development of children’s rights since the eighteenth century, and the impact of war on children and their rights.
The lecture was moderated by Dr. Shadaab Rahemtulla and Dr. Sara Ababneh.
Dr. Jason Hart is a social anthropologist and the recipient of John Willis Teaching Award. His work has explored the experience of young people on the margins of society and the global economy.