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BIICL Event: EU Pact on Migration and Asylum: Conversation with EC Vice President Schinas

admin 13th April 2021

22 April 2021 | 14.00 – 15.00 (BST) This event will involve a conversation between Margaritis Schinas, Vice-President for Promoting our European Way of Life, European Commission and Professors Vincent Chetail and Elspeth Guild about the current proposals as part of the European Pact on migration and Asylum which was announced by the European Commission at the end of 2020. […]

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Summer School in Cinema, Human Rights and Advocacy

admin 11th April 2021

The 16th edition of the Summer School in Cinema, Human Rights and Advocacy is a training initiative jointly developed by the Global Campus of Human Rights and Picture People. The School is aimed at young professionals wishing to broaden their understanding on the connections between human rights, films, digital media and video advocacy to share […]

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New Publications from OxHRH Associates

admin 8th April 2021

  The OxHRH Publications Page is a dynamic teaching and research resource that showcases the latest human rights publications from our global network. The latest editions are: Andrew Ashworth and Lucia Zedner, ‘Technologies of Responsibility: Social Order, Disorderly Citizens, and the State’ in Iyiola Solanke (ed), On Crime, Society and Responsibility in the Work of Nicola Lacey (OUP, 2021) Mark Coen (ed), The Offences Against the […]

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Litigating for Climate Justice: Views from the Frontlines

admin 7th April 2021

Climate change is set to be one of the most pressing challenges for human rights in the coming decades. The two fields have become increasingly intertwined, and the exchange of ideas has generated innovative solutions to the challenges faced. Recently, litigation in this field has exploded, with lawyers increasingly following the Urgenda example. As ever, […]

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Research Assistant Position with the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology

admin 1st April 2021

  RESEARCH ASSISTANT  Details Fixed term from 31 May 2021 to 11 October 2021 Contract type: Service contract (Werkvertrag) Salary: Negotiable Hours: 8 hours/ week Workplace: home-based The research assistant will work under the supervision of Dr. Katia Bianchini, Research Fellow, Max Planck for Social Anthropology (Advokatenweg 36, 06114 Halle (Saale), Germany; bianchini@eth.mpg.de). Main task Write detailed summaries and comments of […]

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Call for Papers for the OxHRH Graduate Research Student Workshop 2021

admin 25th March 2021

  Venue: Zoom Date: Wednesday 26 and Thursday 27 May 2021 Time: 2-4pm The Oxford Human Rights Hub is pleased to announce its sixth workshop for human rights MPhil and DPhil students at Oxford University. This workshop will bring together and foster a network of graduate students and academics in various disciplines working in human […]

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New Publications from OxHRH Associates

admin 16th March 2021

  The OxHRH Publications Page is a dynamic teaching and research resource that showcases the latest human rights publications from our global network. The latest editions are: Shreya Atrey, ‘On the Central Case Methodology in Discrimination Law’ (2021) Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 1 Fareda Banda, African Migration, Human Rights and Literature (Hart Publishing 2020) Fiona de Londras, Amanda Cleeve, Maria Isabel […]

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MOOC – Children’s Rights and Technology in the Digital Age

admin 10th March 2021

Course dates: From 1 March to 4 April 2021. Free enrolment until 14 March 2021. More often than not, children are seldom considered as target users when the latest and greatest technologies are developed, but in many cases they become target subjects. Digital technologies – such as artificial intelligence software, biometric recognition systems, and algorithmic information […]

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New Publications from OxHRH Associates

admin 4th March 2021

The OxHRH Publications Page is a dynamic teaching and research resource that showcases the latest human rights publications from our global network. The latest editions are: Shreya Atrey and Peter Dunne (eds), Intersectionality and Human Rights Law (Hart Publishing 2020) Michal Bobek and Jeremias Adams-Prassl (eds), The EU Charter of Fundamental Rights in the Member States (Hart Publishing 2020) Meghan Campbell, ‘The Distance Between […]

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Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology: PhD Position Opening

admin 4th March 2021

The Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology is one of the leading centres for research in social anthropology. Common to all research projects at the Max Planck Institute is the comparative analysis of social change; it is primarily in this domain that its researchers contribute to anthropological theory, though many programmes also have applied significance […]

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MOOC on Children’s Rights and Technology in the Digital

admin 24th February 2021

From 1 March to 4 April 2021; Free enrolment until 14 March 2021 More often than not, children are seldom considered as target users when the latest and greatest technologies are developed, but in many cases they become target subjects. Digital technologies – such as artificial intelligence software, biometric recognition systems, and algorithmic information silos […]

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