Suspension of Labour Laws in Uttar Pradesh Amidst COVID-19: A Fundamental Rights Emergency?

Suspension of Labour Laws in Uttar Pradesh Amidst COVID-19: A Fundamental Rights Emergency?

On May 6, 2020, the Uttar Pradesh government, suspended 35 out of 38 labour laws in the state for three years by ...
Covid-19 and Protecting the Rights of Labourers in India

Covid-19 and Protecting the Rights of Labourers in India

At a time when approximately 10 million labourers across India are left with no food or income and are trapped in ...
Rethinking Patients’ Privacy in light of the Coronavirus Epidemic in India

Rethinking Patients’ Privacy in light of the Coronavirus Epidemic in India

The past months have truly tested our global healthcare systems with over 5,240,000 confirmed cases of the novel ...
Relief Effort for Stranded Migrant Workers in India

Relief Effort for Stranded Migrant Workers in India

Inspired by similar initiatives across the country, a group of alumni and students from NALSAR University of Law ...
Kosovo’s Constitutional Court finds COVID-19 Measures Unconstitutional

Kosovo’s Constitutional Court finds COVID-19 Measures Unconstitutional

Measures to curb the COVID-19 pandemic in Kosovo have been subject to political contest and legal challenge. In a ...
ECOWAS Court affirms that pregnant girls in Sierra Leone have a right to equal education

ECOWAS Court affirms that pregnant girls in Sierra Leone have a right to equal education

Excluded from school since the civil war, orphaned by the deadly Ebola outbreak, and now quarantined by Covid-19, ...
International Criminal Investigation in Afghanistan

International Criminal Investigation in Afghanistan

On 5 March 2020, after more than a decade of preliminary examination, and the initial rejection by Pre-Trial ...
Indian Supreme Court Arbitrarily Limits Children’s Right to Protest

Indian Supreme Court Arbitrarily Limits Children’s Right to Protest

On February 10, the Supreme Court of India (SC) issued a notice to prohibit children from entering the areas where ...
New Publications from OxHRH Associates

New Publications from OxHRH Associates

The OxHRH Publications Page is a dynamic teaching and research resource that showcases the latest human rights ...
Protecting Indigenous Communities in Cases of Climate-forced migration

Protecting Indigenous Communities in Cases of Climate-forced migration

On Indigenous People’s Day in 2018, the United Nations pushed for the protection of indigenous populations’ human ...
Implementing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in New Zealand

Implementing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in New Zealand

In 2007, the United Nations adopted a Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. It affirmed that the right ...