Statement by Oxford University Community Condemning Human Rights Violations in Zimbabwe

Statement by Oxford University Community Condemning Human Rights Violations in Zimbabwe

In light of the unfolding situation in Zimbabwe, the Oxford Community has drafted an open letter calling for end ...
Bad blood? Belgian Constitutional Court rules on gay and bisexual blood ban

Bad blood? Belgian Constitutional Court rules on gay and bisexual blood ban

In  September 2019, the Belgian Constitutional Court (‘BCC’) reviewed the constitutionality of a law setting up a ...
UN Working Group Report and Microsite: Reimagining the world of work so it is equal for everyone

UN Working Group Report and Microsite: Reimagining the world of work so it is equal for everyone

The UN Working Group on Discrimination against Women and Girls has released a new report on Women’s Human Rights ...
Jewish Resistance to the Holocaust – New exhibition by The Wiener Holocaust Library

Jewish Resistance to the Holocaust – New exhibition by The Wiener Holocaust Library

The Library is going to open its next exhibition, Jewish Resistance to the Holocaust, to the public on Thursday 6 ...
Protecting Abortion, Respecting Disability: Moving Beyond “Fetal Impairment” Grounds in the Treaty Bodies

Protecting Abortion, Respecting Disability: Moving Beyond “Fetal Impairment” Grounds in the Treaty Bodies

In June 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States narrowly maintained that states could not unduly burden ...
Suing for Caste Discrimination in the US under the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Suing for Caste Discrimination in the US under the Civil Rights Act of 1964

On 30 June 2020, the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (‘CDFEH’) filed a suit against Cisco ...
COVID-19 and the Digital Divide in Indian Island-territories

COVID-19 and the Digital Divide in Indian Island-territories

The lack of access to high speed internet within Indian island territories is a violation of digital equality, and ...
The Dilution of Environment Impact Assessment Norms in India

The Dilution of Environment Impact Assessment Norms in India

Environment Impact Assessment is a process used to identify the environmental, social and economic impacts of any ...
The Right to Nutrition and Basic Education: Ensuring Access to School Meals in South Africa

The Right to Nutrition and Basic Education: Ensuring Access to School Meals in South Africa

In Equal Education and Others v Minister of Basic Education, the organisation Equal Education and the school ...
Oxford Seminars in Jurisprudence: Kimberley Brownlee (UBC)

Oxford Seminars in Jurisprudence: Kimberley Brownlee (UBC)

  The Oxford Seminars in Jurisprudence online series is welcoming Kimberley Brownlee (UBC) on Monday 3rd ...
Kenyan High Court breaks rank with Supreme Court on the right to prompt notification for reasons of arrest

Kenyan High Court breaks rank with Supreme Court on the right to prompt notification for reasons of arrest

In Mohamed Feisal& 19 others v Henry Kandie et. Al. the Kenyan High Court departed from a decision by the ...