The Denver Council on Foreign Relations  is committed to heightening public awareness and building understanding of contemporary and emerging international issues. In doing so, DCFR seeks a better informed Colorado regarding the global issues that impact us all. We do so by hosting a range of events, forums, and discussions, all open to the public and funded by our members designed to help the citizens of  Metro Denver gain access to experts on national and international issues..

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​​​​​​​"The Israeli Elections: A Pivotal Moment in World Politics"

with Ved Nanda
​​​​​​​12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Seating is limited so please RSVP as soon as possible.

All DCFR Members are cordially invited to all programs sponsored by The Ved Nanda Center for International & Comparative Law at the Sturm College of Law.
09/10/2019 - Cox Price International Human Rights Award & Lecture with Professor James Anaya

10/01/2019 - Practitioner-in-Residence  Reception and Speaker with Sherry Broder Esq.

10/02/2019 - "On The Front Lines: Fighting for Human Rights" Lecture with Sherry Broder Esq.

10/09/2019 - Myres S. McDougal Distinguished Lecturer and Scholar-in-Residence with Professor Michael Scharf, Dean, Case Western Law School

10/21/2019 - Henry & Mary Bryan Lecturer and Practitioner-in-Residence with Anthony Carroll, Esq.

Ved Nanda is John Evans Distinguished University Professor and Thompson G. Marsh Professor of Law, the Founding Director and Director Emeritus of the International Legal Studies Program, and Director of the Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. He serves as an elected member of the American Law Institute, is on the executive board of the American Bar Association Human Rights Center, and is a council member of the American Bar Association Section of International Law. Professor Nanda has been a Distinguished Visiting Professor and Scholar at numerous of universities in the United States and abroad.

Professor Nanda has been honored with numerous international and national awards, including the 2018 Louis B. Sohn Award for Public International Law from the ABA Section of International Law, the Gandhi, King, Ikeda Award for Community Peace Building from Soka Gakkai International and Morehouse College, the World Jurist Association World Legal Scholar award, the United Nations Association Human Rights Award, and the Hiroshima Peace Award. Professor Nanda was honored in 2017 in the U.S. House of Representatives. Professor Nanda has authored or co-authored 25 books in the various fields of international law, over 225 chapters and major law review articles, is a regular columnist for the Denver Post, and is a frequent contributor in print and electronic media internationally.


DCFR 2019-2020 Kickoff & Social Celebration
Event Details Forthcoming

"Is American Diplomacy Dead?"

"Cyber Strategy and U.S. National Security"

​​​​​​​Donations: Whether it be our speakers series, conferences & programs, or fellowships, we cannot enhance our efforts without community support. You may, of course, specify a particular program (speakers, scholarship, etc.) or leave the allocation to your Board, all of whom serve DCFR pro bono.  Thank you in advance.