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Legal Resources Centre Workshop in Oxford

17th December 2014

On December 8 and 9th, the Legal Resources Centre held a two day workshop on the challenges of remedies and enforcement in the context of the right to education in Oxford. The Legal Resource Centre is an independent, client-based, non-profit public interest law clinic based in South Africa. They pro­vide legal ser­vices for the vul­ner­a­ble and […]

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OxTalent Awards Reception

17th December 2014

In June 2014 the work of the OxHRH Blog won the Oxford IT Services OxTalent Awards for “use of technology for outreach and engagement.” The OxTalent Awards are an annual event which recognises staff and students from the University of Oxford who have been innovative in their use of technology to enhance teaching and learning. The awards are […]

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HART Prize for Human Rights

12th December 2014

·         Are you interested in Human Rights? ·         Are you under 25? ·         Do you want to win a trip to Nagorno-Karabakh (an Armenian landlocked enclave in Azerbaijan)? ·         Do you want your work to be published in an internationally-circulated newsletter with a readership of thousands? For the fourth year, Humanitarian Aid Relief Trust (HART) […]

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Equal Rights Trust to Mark Human Rights Day by Launching a Guide for Litigators on Using Equality Strategies to Advance Economic and Social Rights

2nd December 2014

On Wednesday 10 December 2014, Human Rights Day, the Equal Rights Trust will launchEconomic and Social Rights in the Courtroom: A Litigators’ Guide to Using Equality and Non-Discrimination Strategies to Advance Economic and Social Rights, at Matrix Chambers in London. The Guide identifies equality and non-discrimination strategies that NGOs, lawyers and activists may employ in […]

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General Recommendation on Displaced and Stateless Women

24th November 2014

On 5 November 2014, the UNHCR welcomed the release of the General Recommendation No. 32 on the gender-related dimensions of refugee, asylum, nationality and statelessness of women which OPBP helped prepare in 2009-2010. The Recommendation is on the particular impacts of statelessness and displacement on women. It calls for countries to adopt a more gender-sensitive […]

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