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Call for Papers-The Age of Human Rights Journal

admin 6th September 2018

The Human Rights Age Journal is a scientific journal of international relevance, published in English, peer-reviewed and open-access, containing papers concerning Human Rights from different approaches. This Journal is edited in the framework of the Research Group “The Age of Rights”, composed by about one hundred researchers belonging to some of the most important human rights […]

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Call for Papers: Fundamental Rights at Work – INTRAlaw Colloquium, Aarhus University, Denmark

admin 28th August 2018

Dates: Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 November 2018 Early career workshop: Monday 26 November 2018 Fundamental rights at work The aim of the colloquium is to bring together researchers with an interest in fundamental rights in an EU or international law perspective and researchers with an interest in labour and employment law. The colloquium gives […]

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Friday in Focus: Dhvani Mehta

admin 24th August 2018

When I first came to Oxford to read for the Bachelor of Civil Law in 2009, an entirely new way of thinking opened up to me. I entered a world of theoretical concepts and academic abstraction that challenged me intellectually in ways that I hadn’t imagined. This was exciting, of course, but it was easy […]

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End Child Marriage

admin 21st August 2018

Over 200 students and members of the public turned up for a rally today in a roaring show of support to end child marriage in Bandar Sunway. The event, jointly organised by The Body Shop Malaysia, Women’s Aid Organisation (WAO), Sisters in Islam (SIS), and the Association of Women Lawyers (AWL), marked the launch of […]

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Call for Papers: International Conference of Europeanists on the Themes of Sovereignties in Contention: Nations, Regions and Citizens in Europe

admin 14th August 2018

The Council for European Studies (CES) at Columbia University invites proposal submissions for the 26th International Conference of Europeanists on the themes of Sovereignties in Contention: Nations, Regions and Citizens in Europe. The conference will be held at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid on June 20-22, 2019. Conference Information: Sovereignty is at the crux of current developments in Europe and […]

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Friday in Focus: Chintan Chandrachud

admin 10th August 2018

I am an associate at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, London. My practice focuses on commercial litigation, international arbitration and tax litigation. Some of the work that I have done in the last couple of years includes: acting for a group of hedge funds in a claim of share price manipulation against an automotive component provider […]

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OxHRH Associate Tarun Khaitan Awarded the 2018 Letten Prize

admin 7th August 2018

On 20 March 2018, the Letten Prize for young researchers was launched by Letten Foundation and the Young Academy of Norway. When the first call for applications ended, well over 200 applications from researchers from all over the world had been received. From the impressive diversity of applicants, a unanimous committee shortlisted five candidates, from […]

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World Bank Releases Women, Business and the Law Report

admin 6th August 2018

Women, Business and the Law measures how laws, regulations and institutions differentiate between women and men in ways that may affect women’s incentives or capacity to work or to set up and run a business. It provides data on legal and regulatory barriers to women’s entrepreneurship and employment in 189 economies, covering seven areas: accessing institutions, […]

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Friday in Focus-Ignacio de Casas

admin 2nd August 2018

I started my human rights career in my native Mendoza, the land of sun and good wine, in western Argentina. I worked there as a partner at Southern Lights Group, a litigation and advisory firm that provides legal strategies and solutions on business and human rights issues to clients throughout Latin America, Canada and US. […]

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Post-Grad and Post-Doc Funding Opportunity in ‘Law, Equality and Social Justice’ at University of Witwatersrand

admin 31st July 2018

The NRF funded South African Research Chair in ‘Law, Equality and Social Justice’, based at the School of Law, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, invites applications for postdoctoral fellowships and postgraduate bursaries (PhD and LLM) in the broad field of equality, law, rights and social justice to commence in January/February 2019. NRF Postdoctoral Fellowships Application […]

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