UN Special Rapporteur speaks in Leeds on the right to health

The Right to Health: Global Challenges and Opportunities

6pm on Wednesday 11 February 2015 in the Moot Court Room, Liberty Building

by Professor Dainius Puras, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right of Everyone to the Enjoyment of the Highest Attainable Standard of Physical and mental Health


In this talk, Professor Puras will reflect on the interpretation and history of the mandate of Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health. He will also draw upon the experiences he has gained in the role (commenced in August 2014) and his vision for the future.

Biographical details for Professor Puras are available at http://www.ohchr.org/EN/Issues/Health/Pages/SRBio.aspx