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OxHRH Call for Papers-Beyond Human Rights? Rethinking Gender Equality in Law and Politics, 19-20 October 2017 Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotà, Colombia

admin 12th September 2016

‘Beyond Human Rights? Rethinking Gender Equality In Law And Politics’, an international conference is hosted by Escola de Direito de São Paulo da FGV, Brazil; Oxford Human Rights Hub, Oxford University, United Kingdom; School of Law, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa and Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia, and will be held at the Universidad […]

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Brexit and Rights Seminar-Ulster University

admin 9th September 2016

Discussion seminar on the human rights and equality implications of the EU referendum Venue: The MAC Belfast, Metropolitan Arts Centre, 10 Exchange St, Belfast BT1 2LS Tuesday 27th September 9.30-1pm Partnership between the Transitional Justice Institute (TJI), Ulster University and the Committee on the Administration of Justice (CAJ) in association with the Equality Coalition Speakers: […]

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OPBP Publishes Report on Life Imprisonment

Olivia Flasch 5th September 2016

OPBP is delighted to publish a Report on the imposition of life sentences that well exceed the life expectancy of the convicted person. It contains a comparative analysis of nine jurisdictions, and asks four questions: 1) how is an individual sentenced in each jurisdiction, 2) what restrictions are there on sentencing to life imprisonment, 3) what are the […]

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The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Centre for Human Rights and Justice Fall Events

admin 5th September 2016

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice is pleased to announce our fall event lineup, which includes a colloquium on natural resource governance, inequality, and human rights and the 2nd Annual Sissy Farenthold Endowed Lecture. September 21, 2016 Project Launch Texas Justice Initiative 5:30-7:30pm, Urban Co-Lab, 1818 East 12th Street To […]

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Deputy-Director Dr Meghan Campbell Discusses the Future of the Human Rights Act on BCB Radio

admin 26th August 2016

On August 25th, 2016, Deputy-Director Dr Meghan Campbell spoke to BCB Radio on the future of the UK Human Rights Act, 1998 (HRA). Recently, Justice Minister Liz Truss confirmed the Conservative governments commitment to repeal the HRA and enact a British Bill of Rights. Similar to past statements from the government, no further information was provided. […]

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