The Human Rights Implications of Xi Jingping’s Limitless Presidential Term

The Human Rights Implications of Xi Jingping’s Limitless Presidential Term

China’s National People’s Congress recently passed a constitutional change to remove the two-term presidential ...
Human Rights Watch: Job Vacancy-Children’s Rights Division

Human Rights Watch: Job Vacancy-Children’s Rights Division

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY ASSOCIATE Children’s Rights Division London or Berlin Office Application Deadline: 19 ...
OxHRH Special Blog Series: Celebrating the Global Women’s Suffrage Movement

OxHRH Special Blog Series: Celebrating the Global Women’s Suffrage Movement

In celebration of the centenary of the women’s suffrage movement in the UK and Ireland, we ran a series of blogs ...
Developments from the 48th Ordinary Session of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights

Developments from the 48th Ordinary Session of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights

In the last week of February 2018, Africa’s principal human and peoples’ rights judicial organ, the African Court ...
Fascination with Kenya’s Presidency has Overlooked the Real Changes Happening Locally  

Fascination with Kenya’s Presidency has Overlooked the Real Changes Happening Locally  

Kenya’s 2010 constitution replaced the country’s centralised governance structure with one of the world’s most ...
New Human Rights Titles from Hart Publishing

New Human Rights Titles from Hart Publishing

20% discount for readers of the Oxford Human Rights Hub! Please order through the Hart Publishing website ...
Tackling FGM In India: Is It Time For A New Law?

Tackling FGM In India: Is It Time For A New Law?

According to a study conducted on members of the Bohra community in India, a startling 75% of the daughters of the ...
Upcoming Seminar: Protecting the Protectors:  Addressing the Crisis of Attacks on Environmental Defenders

Upcoming Seminar: Protecting the Protectors: Addressing the Crisis of Attacks on Environmental Defenders

Thursday, April 12,2018 3:00 PM-4:30 PM (followed by informal drinks)  Lecture Theatre, Oxford Martin School, 34 ...
A Step Closer to Equality: LGBTQ+ Rights in the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

A Step Closer to Equality: LGBTQ+ Rights in the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

In a landmark advisory opinion delivered on January 9th, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights stated that the ...
CCTV Cameras in Classrooms: The Conflict between Security and Privacy

CCTV Cameras in Classrooms: The Conflict between Security and Privacy

The Chief Minister of Delhi recently announced his decision to install CCTV cameras in all public schools, and to ...
Taking the backseat? Strategic utilisation of human rights in the implementation of SDGs

Taking the backseat? Strategic utilisation of human rights in the implementation of SDGs

Human rights and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are closely entwined. The text of the Agenda declares ...