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Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Look of Silence

admin 4th December 2015

Through Joshua Oppenheimer’s work filming perpetrators of the 1960s anti-communist Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discover how their son was murdered and the identity of the men who killed him. The youngest brother is determined to break the spell of silence and fear under which the survivors live, and so confronts the men responsible […]

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New Publication: Domestic Application of the European Convention of Human Rights by Dr Eirik Bjorge

admin 1st December 2015

Domestic courts are entrusted with the application of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), as faithful trustees of the rights protected in the Convention. This book analyses the way in which the domestic courts in the United Kingdom, France, and Germany apply the ECHR and how, applying the Convention, they define their relationship with […]

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Wadham Human Rights Forum Film screening and discussion – Fourteen Days in May : Edward Johnson’s fight for his life

admin 30th November 2015

Wadham Human Rights Forum Film screening and discussion -Fourteen Days in May : Edward Johnson’s fight for his life Monday 30th November 2015 Moser Theatre, Wadham College, 5.30pm Meet Film Director, Paul Hamann, and Reprieve founder and Director, Clive Stafford Smith, at the screening of the documentary Fourteen Days in May.               […]

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Governing Global Climate Change: Potential and Prospects of a Paris ‎Accord – International Symposium, University of Cambridge

admin 27th November 2015

Governing Global Climate Change: Potential and Prospects of a Paris ‎Accord – International Symposium -‎ Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge 8:30 – 18:00 / 28 November 2015 What global climate regime may be agreed in the 21st UN ‎Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties? How to foster […]

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OxHRH Awarded Teaching Awards Project Grant by Oxford University

admin 25th November 2015

The Oxford Human Rights Hub has been awarded the Teaching Awards Project Grant which recognises the excellence of the OxHRH in teaching. This is part of the Oxford University Teaching Awards On Monday November 23, 2015 Deputy-Director Dr Meghan Campbell attended an Oxford University wide reception, where the Vice Chancellor of Oxford University recognised the […]

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Introducing Our New Blog Editors!

Richard Martin 18th November 2015

The Oxford Human Rights Hub Blog is delighted to announce the appointment of two new editors to our team.  Seham Areff and Victoria Miyandazi join the editorial team this week and will work with our contributors to continue to bring cutting edge human rights law news and analysis via the Oxford Human Rights Hub Blog. Seham […]

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Devaki Jain Inaugural Lecture-Leadership in Modern Africa: A Feminist Perspective by Graca Machel DBE

admin 17th November 2015

Graca Machel DBE is a Mozambican politician and humanitarian. She is an international advocate for women’s and children’s rights and in 1997 was made a British dame for her humanitarian work. She is the widow of former South African president Nelson Mandela and of Mozambican president Samora Machel. Mrs. Machel is currently Chancellor of the […]

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Call for Papers for The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice at the University of Texas at Austin

admin 16th November 2015

The Human Rights Working Paper Series (WPS) is dedicated to interdisciplinary and critical dialogue on international human rights law and discourse. It publishes innovative papers of the highest quality by established and early-career researchers and practitioners, from the University of Texas and other institutions around the world. The WPS provides authors with an opportunity to […]

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