UN Special Rapporteur on the Sale of Children raises serious concerns regarding Ireland’s history of illegal adoption practices

UN Special Rapporteur on the Sale of Children raises serious concerns regarding Ireland’s history of illegal adoption practices

Ireland has an extensive history of systemic human rights abuses of women and children, encompassing multiple ...
Gabriel Resources v. Romania: Local Residents as Third Parties in Investor-State Dispute Settlement?

Gabriel Resources v. Romania: Local Residents as Third Parties in Investor-State Dispute Settlement?

The Canadian corporation Gabriel Resources wanted to establish Europe’s largest gold mine in Rosia Montana, ...
Zambia’s police force undermine opposition in Sesheke

Zambia’s police force undermine opposition in Sesheke

Recent reports and video footage of the political unrest in Sesheke’s Parliamentary by-elections have brought to ...
When does a person have an intellectual disability? The insights of the US Supreme Court

When does a person have an intellectual disability? The insights of the US Supreme Court

A death sentence against a convict with an intellectual disability (ID) would violate the Eighth Amendment’s ...
Call for Papers – Gender Studies 2019 Conference: On Violence

Call for Papers – Gender Studies 2019 Conference: On Violence

The conference will be held from 24th of October – 26th of October 2019, University of Helsinki, Finland. ...
Machine Decision-making in the criminal justice system: The FATAL4JUSTICE? Project

Machine Decision-making in the criminal justice system: The FATAL4JUSTICE? Project

The capacity to collect, store and process digital data in real-time on cloud servers, and to subject vast data ...
New book from Professor Frances Raday: ‘Economic Woman: Gendering Inequality in the Age of Capital’

New book from Professor Frances Raday: ‘Economic Woman: Gendering Inequality in the Age of Capital’

This book introduces Economic Woman, making her visible in duality with 'economic man' and calling for her ...
Statement from the OxHRH Calling for Oxford University to Rescind the Sultan of Brunei’s Honorary Degree

Statement from the OxHRH Calling for Oxford University to Rescind the Sultan of Brunei’s Honorary Degree

We at the Oxford Human Rights Hub strongly support calls to rescind the Sultan of Brunei’s Honorary Degree in ...
Chile’s debt to children: State engagement in children´s rights protection

Chile’s debt to children: State engagement in children´s rights protection

878 deaths of children under the care of the Chilean National Children’s Service are currently under criminal ...
Legal Gaps in Securing Customary Land Rights in Zambia

Legal Gaps in Securing Customary Land Rights in Zambia

The Asa Lato & 30 others case provides an opportunity for Zambia’s High Court to review legal gaps related to ...
2019 Migration Summer School Athens

2019 Migration Summer School Athens

The 3rd Migration Summer School (MIGSS): 'Moving Beyond Crisis? From exclusion to integration of migrants and ...
The Supreme Court of the United States denies absolute immunity to the International Finance Corporation in human rights case

The Supreme Court of the United States denies absolute immunity to the International Finance Corporation in human rights case

Last February 27th, a 7-1 majority of the United States Supreme Court held in Jam et al. v. International Finance ...