Oxford Human Rights Hub

The Oxford Human Rights Hub (OxHRH) aims to bring together academics, practitioners, and policy-makers from across the globe to advance the understanding and protection of human rights and equality. Through the vigorous exchange of ideas and resources, we strive to facilitate a better understanding of human rights principles, to develop new approaches to policy, and to influence the development of human rights law and practice.

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Research Assistant Vacancy at Max Planck Institute

Research Assistant Vacancy at Max Planck Institute

The Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology is hiring a Research Assistant. The selected candidate will write detailed summaries and comments of decisions in the field of asylum and refugee law engaging with cultural and ...
Development of Disability Rights in the Indian Supreme Court

Development of Disability Rights in the Indian Supreme Court

Image description: A picture of the Supreme Court of India. Development of Disability Rights in the Indian Supreme Court is a series of blog posts by the Oxford Human Rights Hub, in collaboration with the National Law School of ...
Vacancy: General Editor at the European Human Rights Law Review

Vacancy: General Editor at the European Human Rights Law Review

The European Human Rights Law Review is seeking a new General Editor. Responsibilities include working with the Deputy Editor and sub-editors of the Review to ensure that six high quality issues of the Review are published in ...
New Book: ‘Social Innovation in the Service of Social and Ecological Transformation: The Rise of the Enabling State’ by Olivier De Schutter and Tom Dedeurwaerdere

New Book: ‘Social Innovation in the Service of Social and Ecological Transformation: The Rise of the Enabling State’ by Olivier De Schutter and Tom Dedeurwaerdere

This book explores how the State can play a role as an enabler of citizens-led social innovations, to accelerate the shift to sustainable and socially just lifestyles. To meet the twin challenges of environmental degradation and ...
Black Lives Matter: What Next After 2020

Black Lives Matter: What Next After 2020

Black Lives Matter: What Next After 2020 is a blog series by the Oxford Human Rights Hub which explores how domestic and international law could be used to enhance, support and further the claims for racial justice which were made in ...
New Publications from OxHRH Associates

New Publications from OxHRH Associates

The OxHRH would like to showcase the latest human rights publications from our global network. The latest editions are: Giuliano Amato, Benedetta Barbisan and Cesare Pinelli (eds), Rule of Law vs Majoritarian Democracy (Hart ...
Online Course for International Electoral Observers

Online Course for International Electoral Observers

Open and legitimate elections are the indispensable foundation for sustainable development and an effective democracy. Actions supporting the right to participate in genuine elections can play a major role in sustaining peace, ...
JUSTICE Human Rights Conference 2021

JUSTICE Human Rights Conference 2021

11/10/2021 - 12/10/2021 One of the highlights of the human rights lawyer’s CPD calendar, the JUSTICE Annual Human Rights Conference offers a key opportunity to update your legal knowledge and gain valuable insight into the human ...
BIICL Short Course: International Migration and Refugee Law

BIICL Short Course: International Migration and Refugee Law

5 Sessions: 04, 11, 18, 25 October and 01 November, 13:00 - 15:00 (UK Time) This course offers a unique overview of international migration and refugee law, linking theory and practice to allow participants to gain a meaningful ...
New Publications from OxHRH Associates

New Publications from OxHRH Associates

The OxHRH would like to showcase the latest human rights publications from our global network. The latest editions are: Cathryn Costello and Emilie McDonnell, 'The “New Plan for Immigration” and the UK’s Breach of its Legal Duty of ...
New Publications from OxHRH Associates

New Publications from OxHRH Associates

The OxHRH would like to showcase the latest human rights publications from our global network. The latest editions are: Dapo Akande, Payam Akhavan and Eirik Bjorge, ‘Economic Sanctions, International Law, and Crimes ...
Marcus’ 3 Week Isolation Challenge

Marcus’ 3 Week Isolation Challenge

Marcus Dahl, former Comparative Human Rights BCL Scholar, is participating inOxford's world-first coronavirus reinfection challenge trial. He is using the funding from participating in this trial to support efforts to ensure vaccines ...