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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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 ...
Abortion Law Reform 2020: Where, How and Why

Abortion Law Reform 2020: Where, How and Why

Abortion Law Reform 2020: Where, How and Why is a blog series by the Oxford Human Rights Hub which examines the process of legal change in six countries where significant reforms in abortions laws were introduced in 2020. This blog ...
Postdoctoral Research Assistant on ‘Rethinking Child Law and Policy’

Postdoctoral Research Assistant on ‘Rethinking Child Law and Policy’

About the Role The Department of Law at Queen Mary University of London is looking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Assistant for the project ‘Rethinking Child Law and Policy’. The successful candidate will conduct research under ...
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: Shreya Atrey, ‘Beyond Discrimination: Mahlangu and the Use of Intersectionality as a General Theory of ...
PhD Student Invitation: Devolution in the UK and International Law workshop

PhD Student Invitation: Devolution in the UK and International Law workshop

SLS Small Projects and Events Fund - Devolution in the UK and International Law Dr Jane Rooney, University of Durham & Dr Conor McCormick, Queen’s University Belfast: We invite PhD students to apply to participate in a ...
Striving for Changing-Trailer

Striving for Changing-Trailer

Shaping the Future-Trailer

Shaping the Future-Trailer

Shaping the Future is a documentary series spans 5 episodes, covering sexual and reproductive health rights in the contexts of school and the workplace, as well as looking in detail at how to realise the right to safe childbirth, ...
Communalisation of Citizenship Law: Viewing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 Through the Prism of the Indian Constitution

Communalisation of Citizenship Law: Viewing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 Through the Prism of the Indian Constitution

The Citizenship Amendment Act breaches the right to equality and assaults the secular character of Indian citizenship law.
Basic Income, Gender and Human Rights

Basic Income, Gender and Human Rights

Combining feminist and human rights arguments has the potential to offer a new angle into the basic income debate.
The Big Gap in Discrimination Law: Class and the Equality Act 2010

The Big Gap in Discrimination Law: Class and the Equality Act 2010

With growing awareness of classism as a form of discrimination, it is becoming harder to deny its place in the Equality Act.