LGBTQ+ and Women’s Rights under attack: Romania to hold referendum for “the traditional family”

LGBTQ+ and Women’s Rights under attack: Romania to hold referendum for “the traditional family”

The Romanian Senate and the Constitutional Court gave the green light to a referendum on “the traditional family”. ...
Friday in Focus: Arushi Garg

Friday in Focus: Arushi Garg

I am currently a Stipendiary Lecturer in law at St Hilda’s College, Oxford. Simultaneously, I am a D Phil ...
Blocking ride-sharing applications goes against free speech and human progress

Blocking ride-sharing applications goes against free speech and human progress

Last year, a local court of Buenos Aires ordered the blockage of Uber’s app and website nationwide in Argentina. ...
Confronting Racism, Discrimination, and Segregation against Palestinians: the CERD’s First Inter-State Complaint

Confronting Racism, Discrimination, and Segregation against Palestinians: the CERD’s First Inter-State Complaint

In April 2018, the State of Palestine filed an interstate complaint against Israel with the Committee on the ...
Standard of Proof in Zimbabwe’s Presidential Petition: A Response

Standard of Proof in Zimbabwe’s Presidential Petition: A Response

On 5 September 2018, renowned scholar Alex Magaisa published a piece on the standard of proof in Zimbabwe’s ...
Missing Babies in Serbia: Monetary Reparations Are Not Enough

Missing Babies in Serbia: Monetary Reparations Are Not Enough

On March 26, 2013, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg declared that Serbia must provide a ...
Intersectionality and Human Rights Workshop

Intersectionality and Human Rights Workshop

On 14 November 2018 – with the generous support of the Society of Legal Scholars – the University of Bristol will ...
Three Nature Rights Events in Oxford

Three Nature Rights Events in Oxford

Are you interested in the relationship between humans and nature ? This September there are three free events at ...
Indian Supreme Court Decriminalizes Same-Sex Relations

Indian Supreme Court Decriminalizes Same-Sex Relations

In a landmark judgment delivered today, the Supreme Court of India decriminalized same-sex relations, and affirmed ...
Call for Papers-The Age of Human Rights Journal

Call for Papers-The Age of Human Rights Journal

The Human Rights Age Journal is a scientific journal of international relevance, published in English, ...
Patchy Implementation of the Law is Failing India’s Girls

Patchy Implementation of the Law is Failing India’s Girls

India is suffering from a supposedly ancient yet timely problem. In violation of the law and Constitution, India’s ...
The Long and Winding Road of Caste Legislation in the UK

The Long and Winding Road of Caste Legislation in the UK

The power to make caste discrimination an aspect of race discrimination, originally contained in s.9(5) of the ...