ARMA NOVA wants to invite you to participate in the Colloquium “The Role of Archives and Records in Justice and Human Rights” which will be presented by Former Acting Archivist of the United States Trudy Huskamp Peterson.
Wednesday, February 27 2019 at 6:00 PM EST
Catholic University, Pryzbyla Center, Great Room C
620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, DC
About the speaker:
Since retiring from her 24 years with the National Archives and Records Administration, former Acting Archivist of the United States Trudy Huskamp Peterson has provided consulting services and volunteer time to governments, agencies, and non-governmental organizations around the world. There is a common theme to most of her activities, which is the role that archives and records play in realizing justice and human rights. In this presentation she will share her perspective and insights from her work with the Open Society Archives in Budapest, Hungary, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the International Council on Archives’ Human Rights Working Group, multiple truth commissions, and police records.