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, ...
Refugee Studies Centre Seminar Series Hilary Term 2017-Perspectives on the Syrian Conflict

Refugee Studies Centre Seminar Series Hilary Term 2017-Perspectives on the Syrian Conflict

This seminar series aims to shed light on different aspects of the Syrian conflict in order to provide a better ...
A Strong Voice For Women: The CEDAW Committee Reviews Canada

A Strong Voice For Women: The CEDAW Committee Reviews Canada

For the first time in eight years the Committee on the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of ...
Reflections from the Inaugural OxHRH-Rhodes University Fellow

Reflections from the Inaugural OxHRH-Rhodes University Fellow

In August 2016, the James Rooney (BCL, Oxford) travelled to Grahamstown, South Africa as the inaugural ...
New Publication: Democratic Dialogue and the Constitution-Alison Young (Oxford)

New Publication: Democratic Dialogue and the Constitution-Alison Young (Oxford)

Professor Alison Young, OxHRH Associate and Professor of Public Law (University of Oxford) in Democratic Dialogue ...
Iran’s Criminalization of Human Rights Defenders: The Case of Narges Mohammadi

Iran’s Criminalization of Human Rights Defenders: The Case of Narges Mohammadi

The “harassment” of human rights defenders’ and “criminalization” of their activities in Iran has become common ...
A and B v Secretary of State for Health: a step in the right direction?

A and B v Secretary of State for Health: a step in the right direction?

On the 2 of November 2016 the UK Supreme Court considered the case of A (by her litigation friend B) and B v ...
Sharing Responsibility for a World in Crisis

Sharing Responsibility for a World in Crisis

The UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants met in New York on 19 September 2016. There were heightened expectations ...