About the Speaker
Dr. Ardeshir Amir Arjomand received his PhD in International Law from the University of Strasbourg in France in 1978. He has held extensive professorial positions in Public Law, International Law and Human Rights in Iran . He has been UNESCO chair holder of Human Rights, Democracy and Peace. In the infamous presidential election campaign of 2009, Dr. Arjomand worked as the top advisor to presidential candidate Mr. Mir-Hossein Mousavi. After the election he was briefly detained by the Government’s authorities. He is now the spokesperson of “The Coordinating Council of the Green Path of Hope of Iran.” Given the current discussion and controversies surrounding “The Coordinating Council of the Green Path of Hope of Iran”, we are looking forward to a lively discussion and Q&A.