Vacancies for independent United Nations experts of the Human Rights Council, with extensive professional experience in human rights

Vacancies for independent United Nations experts of the Human Rights Council, with extensive professional experience in human rights

Vacancies to be filled from June 2019 to March 2020 The “special procedures” of the Human Rights Council (HRC) ...
The Green New Deal: On Systemic Justice and the Limits of a Human Rights Framework

The Green New Deal: On Systemic Justice and the Limits of a Human Rights Framework

The Green New Deal is a United States (U.S.) Congress resolution that proposes a comprehensive plan to address ...
The Wiener Holocaust Library’s new exhibition: ‘Forgotten Victims: The Nazi Genocide of the Roma & Sinti’

The Wiener Holocaust Library’s new exhibition: ‘Forgotten Victims: The Nazi Genocide of the Roma & Sinti’

The Wiener Holocaust Library’s upcoming exhibition Forgotten Victims: The Nazi Genocide of the Roma and Sinti, ...
Refugee Studies Centre Public Seminar Series, Michaelmas Term 2019

Refugee Studies Centre Public Seminar Series, Michaelmas Term 2019

Seminars are held on Wednesdays from 5:00-6:30pm in Seminar Room 1, Queen Elizabeth House, 3 Mansfield Road, ...
Meeting Australian Human Rights Priorities before Implementing a Charter of Rights

Meeting Australian Human Rights Priorities before Implementing a Charter of Rights

A ‘landmark’ case currently in Australia involves one of world rugby’s biggest stars, Israel Folau, who was sacked ...
The Communications Blackout in Kashmir: The Rebirth of a ‘National Security’ Court?

The Communications Blackout in Kashmir: The Rebirth of a ‘National Security’ Court?

On October 1st, the Indian Supreme Court heard petitions relating to the media and communications blackout in ...
Discussion on Constitutional and Civil Liberties Violations in Kashmir – 11 October 2019, Oxford Law Faculty

Discussion on Constitutional and Civil Liberties Violations in Kashmir – 11 October 2019, Oxford Law Faculty

The South Asian Law Discussion Group, Faculty of Law, University of Oxford is hosting an event titled, ...
The Four Categories of Risk to Rights in the Brexit Process

The Four Categories of Risk to Rights in the Brexit Process

Writing only weeks before the (re)scheduled date of UK withdrawal from the EU, there seems little of which to be ...
Organ Donation: New Law, New Horizons

Organ Donation: New Law, New Horizons

The Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Act 2019 became law on 15th March 2019 and introduces a new system of organ ...
Bringing Back the Death Penalty in South Africa for Crimes Against Women

Bringing Back the Death Penalty in South Africa for Crimes Against Women

September is the start of spring in South Africa, marked by warmer weather and blossoming trees. However, this ...