Human Rights for Future Generations-Human Rights and Budgeting Workshop

admin, 30th January 2015

The Human Rights for Future Generations Programme organised a workshop on human rights and budgeting at the Oxford Martin School on 29 January. Presentations were heard from Ann Blyberg (Former Director, International Human Rights Internship Program) Sally Ireland (Principal Policy Adviser, Children’s Commissioner) Rory O’Connell (Professor, University of Ulster) Angela O’Hagan (Research Fellow, Caledonian University) […]

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More than 100 Participants from around the Globe in Right to Education Webinar

admin, 28th January 2015

On 27th January 2015 the Oxford Human Rights Hub, with the support of the Bertha Foundation, presented its first live webinar on the Right to Education. The webinar was presented by Professor Sandra Fredman, Director of the OxHRH, and moderated by Associate-Professor Liora Lazarus. The webinar was a great success, with more than 100 active […]

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Associate Director Prof Liora Lazarus Presenting at the USIAS Symposium-Democratic Security

admin, 27th January 2015

Associate Director, Professor Liora Lazarus will be one of the key speakers at the University of Strasbourg Institute for Advanced Study  Symposium-Democratic Security on the right ‘Righting Security or Securitizing Rights.’ Today, the main threats to security seem to originate from within States rather than between them. The risk of a downward spiral of distrust and fear in societies, […]

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Glasgow Human RIghts Network-Gradutate Conference on Human Rights: Challenges to Human Rights Theory and Practice: Call for Papers

admin, 26th January 2015

Graduate Conference on Human Rights: Challenges to Human Rights Theory and Practice Call for Papers The postgraduate cluster of the Glasgow Human Rights Network (GHRN), based at the University of Glasgow, will be holding its second Graduate Conference on Human Rights on Thursday 21st May 2015. The keynote will be public and held on the […]

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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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