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Dr Tara Van Ho @TaraVanHo Colchester, England

@EssexLawSchool @EssexHRC. #humanrights & #bizhumanrights lecturer. American. Also passionate about #transitionaljustice #ESCR. All usual caveats.

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Joined Twitter 10/22/11


@MoeZohiri They do but apparently they don't think that's what caused this. There is a natural fault line where the… https://t.co/udRoqvvW7sOh, of COURSE @nytdavidbrooks is out here with his defense of using the n-word and going to Harvard. Unlike Brooks… https://t.co/ONrZgAj8u4
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoThis press release will be of interest to the participants in @UoNHRLC @epc_eu Privatisation of Migration Workshop… https://t.co/rKHBFd9NAR
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @NadiaBernaz @JasonChow Phew! I definitely loved it. Also worried I'd once gone to Utrcht instead of Tilburg or something of the sort! :)#Cleveland Ohio has experienced 3 #earthquakes in 7 days. Geologists say the season's rainfall means there's too mu… https://t.co/hXBN5OrJ4DGreat to see my new article on #climatelitigation against #CarbonMajors in the newest isssue of Revista Electrónic… https://t.co/pIpSs66FKJ
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoPlease, @Liz_Cheney, do us all a favour & learn the difference between Nazi concentration camps & extermination cam… https://t.co/OzKV27RwvSPaging Liz Cheney https://t.co/EdHLbOWhaF
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoActive voice: I love your writing Passive voice: Your writing is loved Passive-aggressive voice: I love how you t… https://t.co/HP2dzjTvEr
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoWe @Freedom_Fund with @HumanityUnited have just launched a new funding pool to support investigations and submissio… https://t.co/y38OvOpZlo
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @basakbc @JHFahner @MatthewHappold @ICLQ_jnl I am nervously putting this on my weekend reading list. @NadiaBernaz @JasonChow Ok, this is so bad but I think you're remembering a dumb move I made that I'm forgetting! T… https://t.co/Y7sUWIqkJQThis really was an amazing panel on an issue that needs more attention (BHR & privatized migration detention). Than… https://t.co/8aRWBtel2VAll those shiny happy faces - does my heart good! Wishing them a safe, enjoyable, and educational journey! https://t.co/ljwNh82rRdShe's not kidding about the jackets! https://t.co/Fiwj8i025P @GusWaschefort @EssexHRC We missed you - but enjoy Kosovo!What a great day. Thanks so much to my fellow panelists @DrSorcs and @TaraVanHo and the wider group for such an eng… https://t.co/5JcD1VKeuB
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @highamian Yes! All. The. Time.I often brag how light & efficiently I pack for work trips: 'never takes me more than 10 mins.' What I don't admit… https://t.co/P9ywIlgq2S
6/18
2019
@OMahonyFox @Uni_of_Essex @rainc_CAR1 @puzzlesthewill @sweeney_gareth @EssexHRC Thanks Lorna!Every year, Nigel Rodley used to host our @EssexHRC end of year party. Since his passing, his amazing wife Lynn has… https://t.co/fjeCM3LuiZHumbled and grateful to work at a University that truly values impact. And again - always! - grateful to… https://t.co/ptv5hjGHm7I'm proud @TaraVanHo and @anil_yv have made me a part of this. Fingers crossed. https://t.co/wsuVqvfSLN
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoAbout to kick off our expert workshop on #PrivatisingMigration : A Solution for the #EuropeanUnion ? Co-hosting wit… https://t.co/bDp6MFGbae
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoOn [2018] EWCA Civ 191 Okpabi et al v Shell see my review here https://t.co/gx3m905x2e https://t.co/cR1xH7oplg
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoAs they explain, UKSC has an opportunity to further access to #remedy for #bizhumanrights in #Okpabi v Shell. Last… https://t.co/bekhXqBTPaRegister now: Workshop on Legal Implications of European Trends in the Externalisation of Migration Management, 19… https://t.co/iVIy1h2MhT
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoOn #BHRJ FirstView, Humberto Cantú Rivera discusses the merits of developing #NationalActionPlans on… https://t.co/v09Zi9KxHg
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6/17
2019
So many questions here: How have we gotten to a point where shooting someone for shop-lifting is considered (by any… https://t.co/YiWoSjMDvoI must've missed the clause in Article II of the U.S. Constitution that authorizes the President to unilaterally us… https://t.co/AbGAYhxtxP
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoFour-year-olds don’t shoplift. And why would an officer get “desk duty” after saying this to Black parents - on vid… https://t.co/phFDjbQ06e
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @DariaDavitti Just DM'd you.Countries that have stopped selling weapons to Saudi Arabia: ❌ Denmark ❌ Germany ❌ The Netherlands ❌ Finland ❌ Aus… https://t.co/LOk40svJgM
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoPakistani clerics declare transgender marriages legal in Islam' | via @telegraph https://t.co/WyfYDtGUCu
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @cp_schuller I think it's about the simplicity of the message. Taking money from foreign governments is covered in… https://t.co/Xs26SlvesG
6/16
2019
When robots 🤖 finally rebel and enslave humanity, just don't be surprised......... https://t.co/Bux7k2e29H
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho#BizHumanRights: Europe takes a big step towards companies having ‘duty of care’ on #HumanRights 👉… https://t.co/OHZYCvLdlw
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoBoris Johnson and Michael Gove should be jailed for "the £350m lie they put on the red bus" during the #Brexit refe… https://t.co/w42LYwvXPz
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoStart your day with a baby monkey that loves cats ❤️😅 https://t.co/Ic7InMpaSu
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoPost-doc on #bizhumanrights now open @decsUDEM! Apply ASAP to join the #bizhumanrights Institute of @udem!… https://t.co/fYFSkrIkil
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6/15
2019
Ok, Internet. Time to learn the difference between concentration camps and death (“extermination”) camps. Germany… https://t.co/Zsr7Lj72pV
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoOMG this is a staggeringly depressing read. #Pakistan https://t.co/HABGp6TwH6
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoMike Pence hasn’t cried this much since he learned that Adam and Steve were able to get married. https://t.co/ICIEgy2vly
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoStudent evaluations make no sense, exhibit 12,345: I have just received great evaluations for a course I didn't teach this year.
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoWe shouldn't have to fight for our human rights every second online and offline, our rights are supposed to be prot… https://t.co/GBaoTfgneS
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @RauSabrina I suddenly feel very motivated to get into tech & human rights issues... @raidukorg @theICAR @corecoalition @BHRRC @MiningWatch @humanrightstz @InclusiveLaw @TaraVanHo @ProfSuryaDevahttps://t.co/aiG2L4Fg8Y
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @corpjust added to not-to-be-missed #BizHRinvesting NEWS https://t.co/nfoAs3F08p tks4sharing @corpjusthttps://t.co/0TnEhTSg3v
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoAn Indictment. https://t.co/GZepCZSVXt
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoInstead of recommending resilience for ECRs, take action in solidary. It took me four years to publish my first art… https://t.co/w8Gl2fHLOJ
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoBREAKING: @UN Special Rapporteurs and members of UN Working Group on #BizHumanRights urge #ILC2019 delegates to ado… https://t.co/s0ycigWWCH
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoGreat, although contradictory, news. Is the EU Commission loosening the bridles on investment treaty-making? https://t.co/J9yhZUFFaE
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho"A gold wedding ring generates 20 tons of mining waste". Are we dealing with such fundamental lifestyle issues in t… https://t.co/CPkNHlQVwi
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6/14
2019
@TaraVanHo all that while for decades relying on security powers derived from the law of occupation
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoA new indepth case study by @raidukorg shows how one company used an operational grievance mechanism (OGM) to act a… https://t.co/orZbh0Uz4f
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @anil_yv @GAVClaw Anil - the link didn't work for me?Yes! (Also: we should dismantle modern ISDS and develop effective #bizhumanrights remedies!) https://t.co/IT4CvSMJwj
6/13
2019
And we are off, the Call for Papers and registration for The IEL Collective Inaugural Conference 2019 is up:… https://t.co/4ve7rt58cU
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoI am very excited to be part of our second annual Doctoral Workshop in Law, Development and Global Justice with… https://t.co/yUaBiiWFbk
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @highamian @cp_schuller Yes - defo. But there's a Q as to whether SCOTUS would allow the bill without the Constitutional Amendments. @cp_schuller @highamian Also thanks @cp_schuller for answering the rt to work issue... am out having a good night. :) @cp_schuller @highamian Except... the US tends to make IHRL treaties non-self-executing and we mostly don't ratify… https://t.co/Lx2xXuylkYI. Love. Jon. Stewart. I can’t even put into words how much I miss his thoughtfulness, his passion, his humor, an… https://t.co/RHnM3VrEVS
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @CarolinaCamOr @elespectador I'm impressed McDonald's is willing to stand up for human rights on this!To be honest, I’m surprised it’s only one in five. I would have thought the number would have been much higher. https://t.co/ynoOm5qHBo
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoA few semesters ago, a student asked during class, "Do you really think writers can make a difference in the world?… https://t.co/GE0c8zpiTa
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoAssume investors will be taking veeery long shorts on a select group of companies poised to muscle in on the UK pes… https://t.co/krXxNss5aw
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoDefend #HumanRights defenders https://t.co/iQzJvFdkvb
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoRead my blogpost on IHL implications of IS bodies being left to rot in the streets of Mosul (also posted on… https://t.co/XGET8tzVXL
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoI didn't know #Palestine was behind the *1907* Hague Convention definition on occupation. 🤦‍♀️ International law de… https://t.co/sNd60D94Ezmaybe of interest for those abt to attend #BizHRSummerSchool19 June 24-28 in the #EternalCity #BizHumanRightshttps://t.co/jB06iKJVzU
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoNew report on UK gold mining company @AcaciaMining blasts its #humanrights record in #Tanzania ahead of its AGM on… https://t.co/AhwyAbPQ8U
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho👇 I just want to write something I'm proud of but REF always makes me question my originality & significance. I end… https://t.co/geWISpvtuzThat additional review then is more or less linked to how your entire school is ranked and funded for the next 8 ye… https://t.co/LbBaj8hUm1
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoThe REF is a framework to make sure that the government is getting value for money out of academics, by which I mea… https://t.co/qt0puI23ow
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoI'd like to assume that it was just uncontroversial and adopted from the first draft without comment, but given the… https://t.co/ku0BNlAcwC“Trump Mixes Economic and National Security, Plunging the U.S. into Multiple Fights” https://t.co/BaKVuxjpdY, @AnaSwanson @nytimes
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoGlad to see this. We really need to have coherent regulatory requirements across SDGs and #bizhumanrights. https://t.co/a2xSacjJsX
6/12
2019
Important #bizhumanrights #environmental claim filed in #Taiwan against industrial giant #Formasa for #Vietnam spil… https://t.co/MEHBnqMdw0Thai #NAP #bizhumanrights will include actions with identified responsible agencies, indicators, SDG linkages and m… https://t.co/nqu7tZXaKn
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoNext time an @ohiogop official says we can’t restore local government funding or anything else, remind them they ju… https://t.co/FtXhTx2jDt
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoYep, it’s not just about cost of living adjustments, we’re also fighting for a living wage for interns + for strong… https://t.co/EFf7y2d9bV
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoRegistration open for 4th Regional Consultation on Business and Human Rights for Latin America and the Caribbean -… https://t.co/6Vvu9Ae7bh
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @Daragh_Murray Or... human rights due diligence?It means you should think about human rights impact assessments 😉 https://t.co/SyeQO01ZuR
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoThe right to vote was not men’s to give. It was wrongfully withheld and rightfully claimed by women’s sheer force o… https://t.co/uIuP7fdkwe
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Hothank you Jon Stewart, for making sure "never forget" isn't just a nice-sounding slogan https://t.co/mV6kcfLYGI
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoMe: do I need to sign for this? Delivery guy: your husband has to sign. Me: ??? Delivery guy: it was ordered by… https://t.co/TYUPqgIrGm
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoDid 1st launch of my 1st book publication yest at @GPES_Brookes for The Extraterritoriality of Law edited w/… https://t.co/jnJc2MZG2e
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoPlease retweet to @MSNBC , @CNN. You did a disservice to the American people by not airing the Mueller's Report Co… https://t.co/kw7DH7UIok
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoA THREAD This just went live, the reason I brought it to the Guardian was that I was pretty shocked that part of t… https://t.co/DI4soYBUFe
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoSwiss investors speak out for human rights due diligence law on eve of key vote in parliament.… https://t.co/61OTQ5MiOD
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoYep. Voting against cost of living increases for members of Congress may sound nice, but doing so only increases pr… https://t.co/sS9PHW3mdA
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van Ho @AdHaque110 Tell them to go to Europe for a bit. I can give a list of places but not in a public comment. They can email me if they want.Looking forward to this! https://t.co/vuoKjwn1Am
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoYou all have until Wednesday to apply for this phenomenal opportunity - come work with with me in the @rightsbeaconhttps://t.co/x7iBYVl8l9
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoA short but sweet argument for taxing the wealthiest & raising the minimum wage. https://t.co/iTfiKUAc1MThe British state has turned on disabled people - at its extremes, it’s tantamount to abuse. >> My col. in today’s… https://t.co/NUXUHoJBqn
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoGreat panel of ASEAN countries focusing on progress in implementing #bizhumanrights and national action plans. Wil… https://t.co/R60gAstmWb
Retweeted by Dr Tara Van HoIf you were in the area or have any information which could help, please contact Kent Police.... https://t.co/WF7AHrrOW5
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6/11
2019

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