The Rights of the Child in a Globalized World

Conference at Duke Law School, Friday, November 17, 2017
Sponsored by Duke Law School and Center for Adoption Policy

Panel IV: Stakeholder Citizenship and Children
The panel will discuss the growing movement toward a human right to citizenship and how it would affect children, including the concept of birth citizenship and “natural born.” It will also examine the relationship between the legal rights of adopted children, the legal status of children of surrogates, and the current issues surrounding refugees and undocumented immigrants.

Moderator: Duke Law School Professor
Panelists: Dan H. Berger, Esq.
Professor DeLeith Duke Gossett, Texas Tech School of Law
Professor Marcia Yablon-Zug, University of South Carolina School of