Environmental Human Rights in the Trump Era: Modes of Resistance and Reform

Environmental Human Rights in the Trump Era: Modes of Resistance and Reform

The ecological ramifications of the Trump administration may well prove catastrophic. Climate change denial and ...
New Publication: Arguments About Abortion: Personhood, Morality and Law-Kate Greasley (UCL)

New Publication: Arguments About Abortion: Personhood, Morality and Law-Kate Greasley (UCL)

Does the morality of abortion depend on the moral status of the human fetus? Must the law of abortion presume an ...
Donald Trump is President: What are the Implications for the Death Penalty?

Donald Trump is President: What are the Implications for the Death Penalty?

Prior to the election of Donald Trump, death penalty abolitionists were quietly confident that capital punishment ...
RightsUp Podcast #RightsNow – What to Expect When You’re Expecting Brexit?

RightsUp Podcast #RightsNow – What to Expect When You’re Expecting Brexit?

The UK Supreme Court is expected to deliver a decision on the case Miller and Dos Santos vs. Secretary of State ...
Access to information in order to speak freely: Is this a right under the European Convention?

Access to information in order to speak freely: Is this a right under the European Convention?

If access to government information is “necessary” for you to investigate and communicate about matters of ...
Torch Seminar Series: Fiction and Human Rights

Torch Seminar Series: Fiction and Human Rights

This is an interdisciplinary symposium at which lawyers, literary scholars, philosophers and others discuss the ...
Foreign Legal Assistance applications: a strategy to advance accountability for transnational human rights abuses

Foreign Legal Assistance applications: a strategy to advance accountability for transnational human rights abuses

In 2014, 40 million liters of toxic mining waste spilled from the Buenavista del Cobre copper mine into the ...
Work of Oxford Pro Bono Publico Receives Supreme Court Backing in Recent Belhaj Case

Work of Oxford Pro Bono Publico Receives Supreme Court Backing in Recent Belhaj Case

On 17 January 2017, the Supreme Court handed down its judgment in Belhaj v Jack Straw & Sir Mark Allen and ...
Seminars with Berkeley Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law Virtual Study Group

Seminars with Berkeley Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law Virtual Study Group

Participation in these workshops is open to all members of the Berkeley Comparative Equality & ...
Work of Oxford Pro Bono Publico for UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention receives Supreme Court backing

Work of Oxford Pro Bono Publico for UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention receives Supreme Court backing

After a record long gestation period the Supreme Court today handed down its judgment in Belhaj v Jack Straw & ...
OxHRH Releases New Mini Podcast Series RightsNow!

OxHRH Releases New Mini Podcast Series RightsNow!

RightsUp #RightNow is a series of mini episodes in the RightsUp podcast series that explores current events ...
Child marriage and sexual assault of children in Turkey – does public opinion matter?

Child marriage and sexual assault of children in Turkey – does public opinion matter?

The issue of child marriage and sexual abuse of children in Turkey has once again been placed in the spotlight, ...