Welcome to the Harvard Law School Project on Disability (HPOD). Our website contains information about upcoming events, news, publications, affiliates, and how you can get involved. Since 2004 HPOD has worked to advance the understanding of disability law, policy, and education around the world. Our academic work in international and comparative law informs our pro bono activities and, in turn, our pro bono work informs our academic initiatives.
The Harvard Law School Project on Disability Open House
With Special Guest Timothy P. Shriver, Ph.D.
Chairman, Special Olympics International
Melissa Joy Reilly,
Athlete, Board Member
Special Olympics, Massachusetts
The Harvard Law School Project on Disability (HPOD) will bestow its fifth annual HPOD Award for the Betterment of Humanity to Special Olympics on the occasion of Special Olympics’ 50th anniversary, with special guests Special Olympics Internati…
Check out excerpts below from Harvard Law Today's interview with Professor William Alford or read the whole interview here.
Fifty years ago, the Special Olympics was founded as a summer camp for people with intellectual disabilities. Over the pa…
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AUGUST 31, 2018
Juliet Bowler | firstname.lastname@example.org | 617-495-3142
The Harvard Law School Project on Disability (HPOD) will bestow its fifth annual HPOD Award for the Betterment of Humanity to Sp…
Doron Dorfman is the Gerald J. Lieberman Fellow | Lecturer, Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice, Stanford University; JSD Candidate, Stanford Law School
We all frequently encounter disability rights and accommodations create…