Fiction and Human Rights Network

admin, 22nd January 2015

Fiction and Human Rights Network The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) is pleased to announce its new network, ‘Fiction and Human Rights.’ This network is primarily a collaboration between the University of Oxford Faculties of English and Law. It is convened by Natasha Simonsen (Law) and Tessa Roynon (English). Our concern is less […]

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Event: Film Screening ‘Nowhere Home’ Thursday, 22 January 2015

admin, 20th January 2015

Please join the Oxford Children’s Rights Network on a screening of the film “Nowhere Home” on Thursday, January 22nd in Seminar Room 2, at Queen Elizabeth House (Department of International Development), 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. The film documents the journeys of unaccompanied children seeking asylum in Norway who are granted temporary residence permits, but are deported to their countries of origin once they turn 18 years old […]

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Event: ‘Challenging the discrimination of Arab Citizens of Israel in Education and the Workplace’

admin, 20th January 2015

The UK Friends of the Abraham Fund Initiatives will be holding a symposium: ‘Challenging the discrimination of Arab citizens of Israel in education and the workplace’ Speakers include: Dr. Amir Paz-Fuchs (University of Sussex) Mr. Dan Squires (Matrix Chambers) Mr. Amnon Be’eri-Sulitzeanu & Dr. Thabet Abu Rass (The Jewish & Arab Israeli Co – Executive […]

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Event: Business and Human Rights: Do businesses really promote human rights?

admin, 16th January 2015

Join Oxford Lawyers Without Borders for a critical review of the extent to which businesses promote HR in practice: “Business and Human Rights: Do businesses really promote human rights?”. Talk of corporate responsibility, pro-bono schemes and language of sustainability and accountability continues to increase but in reality are businesses doing enough to promote and protect […]

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Introducing the OxHRH Blog’s New Editors!

admin, 13th January 2015

The Oxford Human Rights Hub Blog is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Editors to our team.  Heather McRobie and Richard Martin join the Editorial team this week and will work with our contributors to continue to bring cutting edge human rights law news and analysis via the Oxford Human Rights Hub Blog. […]

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