Victoria Law Foundation-Seven Principles of Strategic Legal Practice for Community Legal Centres

Victoria Law Foundation-Seven Principles of Strategic Legal Practice for Community Legal Centres

The Victoria Law Foundation has released an exciting new report: Seven Principles of Strategic Legal Practice for ...
Dignifying Movement: Advocating for Reform of Irish Labour Migration Policy

Dignifying Movement: Advocating for Reform of Irish Labour Migration Policy

Migration is a global reality that has increasingly become the subject of academic and popular debate. Last week, ...
Internship Opportunity at the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre

Internship Opportunity at the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre

The European Human Rights Advocacy Centre (EHRAC) is inviting applications from Russian speakers for a four-month ...
Abbotsford v Shantz: Housing Rights and the Canadian Constitution

Abbotsford v Shantz: Housing Rights and the Canadian Constitution

The struggle for recognition of the right to adequate housing under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms ...
Increased Transparency or More “Caixa Dois”? The Brazilian Supreme Court Says No to Corporate Donations to Electoral Campaigns

Increased Transparency or More “Caixa Dois”? The Brazilian Supreme Court Says No to Corporate Donations to Electoral Campaigns

On the 17th of September, the Constitutional Court of Brazil (STF) ruled on case n°4.650, declaring the ...
Internship Opportunity at the Universal Rights Group

Internship Opportunity at the Universal Rights Group

The Universal Rights Group (URG) is currently seeking an intern to start in January 2016, for a period of 3-6 ...
Irish Government Abandons Plans to Reduce Elitism in Schools

Irish Government Abandons Plans to Reduce Elitism in Schools

In a disappointing blow for proponents of equality, the Irish Minister for Education, Jan O'Sullivan TD, announced ...
A Backwards Step for Human Rights Law in Victoria: Bare v Independent Broad-based Anti-Corruption Commission

A Backwards Step for Human Rights Law in Victoria: Bare v Independent Broad-based Anti-Corruption Commission

In July 2015, the Victoria Court of Appeal, Australia, handed down a landmark decision in Bare v Independent ...
New Publication: Freedom of Religion and Belief: An International Law Commentary by Heiner Bielefeldt, Nazila Ghanea, and Michael Wiener

New Publication: Freedom of Religion and Belief: An International Law Commentary by Heiner Bielefeldt, Nazila Ghanea, and Michael Wiener

Heiner Bielefeldt, United Nations Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief and Professor of Human ...
New Film Urges End of Gender Discriminatory Nationality Laws

New Film Urges End of Gender Discriminatory Nationality Laws

Today, on the occasion of Human Rights Day the Equal Rights Trust has launched My Children’s Future, a film which ...
Call for Papers: Asian Yearbook of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

Call for Papers: Asian Yearbook of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

Inaugural Launch Issue & International Conference on ISIS and Implications for Human Rights and Humanitarian ...
OPBP Annual Welcome Event

OPBP Annual Welcome Event

OPBP hosted its Annual Welcome Event on the 1st of December. To a tightly packed audience, the new Executive ...