The Liam Minihan Memorial Lecture was revived in 2014 by the IPEA Committee. This
year’s Lecture takes place in Dublin on the 14th of May. Professor Michael O’Flaherty, Chairman of
the IPRT, will address about Prisoners and Human Rights. All members were invited to
Professor Michael O’Flaherty has been Established Professor of Human Rights Law and Director of the Irish Centre for Human Rights at the National University of Ireland, Galway since February 2013. He was Chief Commissioner of the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission until November 2013. From 2004-2012, he was a member of the United Nations Human Rights Committee, latterly as a Vice-Chairperson.