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Win a copy of Glenn Greenwald’s “No Place to Hide”

admin 16th May 2014

The OxHRH is pleased to host a series of events this term, looking at issues of conflict and national security.   On 13 May, Ivan Koedjikov, Counter-Terrorism Coordinator at the Council of Europe, spoke about human rights challenges in countering terrorism. On 5 June, Professor Fiona de Londras will give a talk at the Oxford […]

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Mansfield Lecture Series: Death Penalty Talk

admin 14th May 2014

Edward Fitzgerald QC, a renowned human rights lawyer and leading advocate in death row cases, will give a talk entitled: “Constitutional and Appellate Challenges to the Death Penalty in the Commonwealth and Worldwide.” This talk forms part of the Mansfield Lecture Series, convened by Baroness Helena Kennedy QC.   Date – Friday 16 May Time […]

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Voice and Agency: Empowering Women and Girls for Shared Prosperity

admin 14th May 2014

On 14 May at 5:15pm EDT, the World Bank will be launching a ground-breaking report, shining a spotlight on the value of enabling women and girls to fulfil their potential, and of amplifying their voices. The report highlights gaps and constraints in existing mechanisms, and reviews promising new policies and interventions. Underlying that women’s agency – […]

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Shami Chakrabarti, "Human Rights as Human Values"

admin 13th May 2014

Hosted by Linacre College, Shami Chakrabarti, Director of Liberty, will be giving the 2014 Tanner lecture entitled “Human Rights as Human Values.”   Details: Date – Thursday 15 May Time – 5:30pm Venue – University Museum of Natural History   Shami Chakrabarti has been Director of Liberty (The National Council for Civil Liberties) since September […]

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Shami Chakrabarti, “Human Rights as Human Values”

admin 13th May 2014

Hosted by Linacre College, Shami Chakrabarti, Director of Liberty, will be giving the 2014 Tanner lecture entitled “Human Rights as Human Values.”   Details: Date – Thursday 15 May Time – 5:30pm Venue – University Museum of Natural History   Shami Chakrabarti has been Director of Liberty (The National Council for Civil Liberties) since September […]

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