Film Screening: The Soil and the Sea

Film Screening: The Soil and the Sea

The film, The Soil and The Sea is being released in UK cinemas and will screen at Curzon Oxford on February 29th ...
Coming of Age: The Establishment of 18 as the Legal Minimum Age for Marriage

Coming of Age: The Establishment of 18 as the Legal Minimum Age for Marriage

Recent reports from the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) highlight a global decline ...
Resisting the Legal Assault on Transgender and Gender Non-Binary Students

Resisting the Legal Assault on Transgender and Gender Non-Binary Students

Since the Supreme Court’s 2015 decision in Obergefell v Hodges striking down same-sex marriage bans across the ...
The University of Oxford Human Rights Hub Journal Invites Submissions for a Special Issue

The University of Oxford Human Rights Hub Journal Invites Submissions for a Special Issue

Proposals should consist of three to five papers that address a topic of high current interest in the field of ...
Rehabilitating Prisoners’ Human Rights: The Right to Education

Rehabilitating Prisoners’ Human Rights: The Right to Education

Education is recognised as a human right for everyone, yet for prisoners it remains largely elusive. A recent ...
Empathy and Justice: Abortion Rights for Minor Rape Victims in India

Empathy and Justice: Abortion Rights for Minor Rape Victims in India

Otherwise viewed as a laudable step in addressing rights to abort, India's Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act ...
The erasure from Australian schools of education about LGBTIQA+ people

The erasure from Australian schools of education about LGBTIQA+ people

Australia achieved marriage equality in 2017. You would be forgiven for thinking that the next step on the journey ...
How flexible are South African courts’ remedial powers? A closer look at the Constitutional Court’s shifting approach to constitutional damages

How flexible are South African courts’ remedial powers? A closer look at the Constitutional Court’s shifting approach to constitutional damages

In two 2021 judgments, Residents of Industry House and Thubakgale, the Constitutional Court of South Africa ...
Gujjar Custodial Violence in Kashmir: Is it Time for India to Ratify UNCAT?

Gujjar Custodial Violence in Kashmir: Is it Time for India to Ratify UNCAT?

Particularly horrifying incidents of custodial violence by the Indian military have recently come to light, with ...
Landmark Inter-State Dispute Filed with the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights

Landmark Inter-State Dispute Filed with the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights

The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights has received its first inter-state application. This is a milestone ...
ACADEMIC FREEDOM AND FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION IN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

ACADEMIC FREEDOM AND FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION IN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

For her upcoming report to the Human Rights Council to be presented in June 2024, the United Nations Special ...