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Why are so Many Students Dumfounded by the Question: “What’s Wrong with Human Rights?”

admin, 29th September 2014

I often find that one of the best questions to ask prospective trainee barristers is: “what’s wrong with human rights?”  It’s a question that leaves some dumbfounded as the interview room fills with a silence permeated with the interviewee’s sense of being asked a question to which there cannot possibly be an answer.  Others address […]

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OPBP

Call for Applications: OPBP Executive Committee 2014-2015

kate-mitchell, 29th September 2014

Oxford Pro Bono Publico (OPBP), the Oxford Law Faculty’s pro bono research organisation, is looking for graduate students with a passion for pro bono law to join the Executive Committee in the 2014-2015 academic year. OPBP prepares free, high quality, international and comparative law research for lawyers and organisations around the world on important public […]

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Register for the Human Rights for Future Generations: Post-2015 Conference

admin, 24th September 2014

This conference is co-organised by the Oxford Martin School Human Rights for Future Generations programme and the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (University of Oslo) and is being held in Oxford. This two-day conference provides a forum for academics, practitioners and government representatives to evaluate the current debate and future shape of the post-2015 agenda from a human rights perspective. […]

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Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf Human Rights Project

admin, 19th September 2014

Oxford Human Rights Hub Associate Director Dr Nazila Ghanea Hercock in partnership with Georgetown University SFS-Q, Koc University and Qatar University is exploring the process of ratification and domestic effects of human rights treaties in the states of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC). There has been a recent trend […]

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