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Progress of the World's Women 2015: Are we there yet?

admin 12th January 2015

Professor Sandra Fredman and Associate Professor Beth Goldblatt, with the assistance of Meghan Campbell, have prepared a discussion paper ‘Gender Equality and Human Rights’ for the UN Women ‘Progress of the World’s Women 2015’ discussion paper series. ‘Progress of the World’s Women 2015’ is based on more than 30 peer-reviewed background papers commissioned by UN women from […]

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OPBP makes Submission to House of Commons Committee on the Human Rights of Non-nationals under ‘A New Magna Carta’

Zachary Vermeer 11th January 2015

On 1 January 2015, Oxford Pro Bono Publico (OPBP) made a submission to the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee of the House of Commons in response to its consultation on ‘A New Magna Carta?’, a report considering the possibility of codifying the UK Constitution, and the potential contents of such a reformed Constitution. OPBP’s submission […]

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Journal Publication from Elusive Equalities Conference

admin 5th January 2015

In 2012 the Oxford Human Rights Hub brought together experts from around the globe to discuss Elusive Equalities: Sex, Gender and Women. We are thrilled to announce that the presentations and discussions from the workshop have been brought together and published in a special edition of the International Journal of Law in Context. This special edition was guest […]

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Internship Opportunity at Canon Collins Educational and Legal Assistance Trust

admin 22nd December 2014

  INTERNSHIP VACANCY AT CANON COLLINS EDUCATIONAL AND LEGAL ASSISTANCE TRUST  6 months, January‐July 2015 Title: Communications & Fundraising Assistant Accountable to: Partnerships & Communications Manager Job purpose: To support the Partnerships and Communications Manager in fundraising/donor relations, events management, and communications. We are looking for a highly motivated person with excellent writing and organizational […]

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Legal Resources Centre Workshop in Oxford

admin 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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