New Human Rights Titles from Hart Publishing

admin 21st March 2018

20% discount for readers of the Oxford Human Rights Hub! Please order through the Hart Publishing website To receive your discount, type HRBLOG in the discount code field at the checkout     Detention of Terrorism Suspects Political Discourse and Fragmented Practices Maureen Duffy   Controversial erosions of individual liberties in the name of […]

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Upcoming Seminar: Protecting the Protectors: Addressing the Crisis of Attacks on Environmental Defenders

admin 20th March 2018

Thursday, April 12,2018 3:00 PM-4:30 PM (followed by informal drinks)  Lecture Theatre, Oxford Martin School, 34 Broad Street, Oxford RSVP Four Environmental Defenders are — on average — killed every week. Indigenous People bear the brunt of these attacks, and women face particular threats; environment and land defenders in all parts of the world are increasingly […]

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Refugee Studies Centre: No country of asylum: ‘legitimizing’ Lebanon’s rejection of the 1951 Refugee Convention

admin 6th March 2018

Professor Maja Janmyr (University of Oslo) 5:00-6:30pm, Wednesday 7 March Seminar Room 3, Oxford Department of International Development, 3 Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TB Seminar series convenor: Dr Lilian Tsourdi About the seminar How do States ‘legitimize’ their non-ratification of the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees and the 1967 Protocol relating to […]

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