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New Publication: ‘The Syria crisis, displacement and protection’

admin, 15th September 2014

Our colleagues at the Refugee Studies Centre have just released a new publication – Forced Migration Review issue 47 on ‘The Syria crisis, displacement and protection’ is now online at www.fmreview.org/syria The 6.45 million displaced people inside Syria make this the largest IDP crisis in the world, with possibly also the largest number of people […]

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The Latest Developments from the Public Law Project

admin, 11th September 2014

PLP is recruiting a trainee solicitor through the Justice First Fellowship; a scheme which has been established to help talented law students establish sustainable careers with a focus on access to justice. The Scheme has been established by The Legal Education Foundation, in partnership with other funding organisations in the social welfare law sector. The […]

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New publication: ‘Addressing Disparate Impact: Indirect Discrimination and the Public Sector Equality Duty’

admin, 7th September 2014

Professor Sandra Fredman, Director of the Oxford Human Rights Hub, has published an article in the Industrial Law Journal entitled ‘Addressing Disparate Impact: Indirect Discrimination and the Public Sector Equality Duty’ (2014) 43 ILJ 349. Professor Fredman’s article examines a recent decision of the Employment Appeal Tribunal, Essop v Home Office.

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China’s Participation in Global Climate Governance: Reflections from an Ethical Perspective

admin, 7th September 2014

Over the past years, China’s role in global climate negotiations has become ever more crucial and controversial. While these years have also seen the ethical debate on global climate policy grow and flourish, the debate has engaged surprisingly little in a global dialogue. Therefore, it is with great pleasure that we welcome Prof. Huan Qingzhi, […]

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Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Rhodes Project

admin, 2nd September 2014

The Rhodes Project, a London-based research centre which collects data about women Rhodes Scholars, celebrated its 10th anniversary last month. As Rhodes Scholars, the Director of the Oxford Human Rights Hub, Professor Sandra Fredman, and the Hub’s Editor, Laura Hilly, both attended the celebration. The day’s events included a focus group on the topic of […]

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