The Intersection of Age, Gender and Disability in the Prosecution of Sexual Violence in India

The Intersection of Age, Gender and Disability in the Prosecution of Sexual Violence in India

This post examines a petition made to the Indian Supreme Court by a rape victim’s mother. The petitioner avers ...
New Human Rights Publications from Hart Publishing

New Human Rights Publications from Hart Publishing

NEW HUMAN RIGHTS LAW TITLES FROM HART PUBLISHING  20% discount for readers of the Oxford Human Rights ...
The Czech Constitutional Court Strikes Down a Ban on Individual Adoption by Registered Partners

The Czech Constitutional Court Strikes Down a Ban on Individual Adoption by Registered Partners

Last week, the Czech Constitutional Court (CCC) invalidated a statutory provision prohibiting adoption by people ...
OxHRH Associate Dr Eirik Bjorge Appointed to a Senior Lectureship at Bristol University

OxHRH Associate Dr Eirik Bjorge Appointed to a Senior Lectureship at Bristol University

A warm congratulations to Dr Eirik Bjorge, on being appointed to a Senior Lectureship at Bristol ...
Over 8000 Followers on the OxHRH Twitter Page

Over 8000 Followers on the OxHRH Twitter Page

When we launched the OxHRH Blog in June 2012, we had a clear aspiration: to offer an intellectual space that could ...
Killing Time: A Comment on the Case of Brandon Astor

Killing Time: A Comment on the Case of Brandon Astor

On 3 February 2016, the State of Georgia executed a 72 year old man - Brandon Astor – by lethal injection. Astor ...
The Ramifications of Kenya’s Decision to Expel Refugees From Dadaab Camp

The Ramifications of Kenya’s Decision to Expel Refugees From Dadaab Camp

The Kenyan government has come under sharp criticism following its decision to return refugees in Dadaab Camp back ...
New Report: Intersectional Discrimination in EU Gender Equality and Non-Discrimination by Professor Sandra Fredman

New Report: Intersectional Discrimination in EU Gender Equality and Non-Discrimination by Professor Sandra Fredman

Professor Sandra Fredman, Director of the OxHRH has just completed a comprehensive report, Intersectional ...
The 2016 Kalisher Trust Internship at JUSTICE

The 2016 Kalisher Trust Internship at JUSTICE

JUSTICE is recruiting for The Kalisher Trust internship which will take place from October 2016 to January 2017, ...
New Publication: The Public Law of Gender: From Local to Global-Katharine G Young and Kim Rubenstein (eds)

New Publication: The Public Law of Gender: From Local to Global-Katharine G Young and Kim Rubenstein (eds)

With the worldwide sweep of gender-neutral, gender-equal or gender-sensitive public laws in international ...
Human Rights Protections in Northern Ireland: How to Make the Best Out of a Bad Situation

Human Rights Protections in Northern Ireland: How to Make the Best Out of a Bad Situation

Recent political developments give reason to be disheartened about the future protection and safeguarding of ...