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Now accepting applications: The Oxford Policy Fellowship

admin 20th January 2020

The Oxford Policy Fellowship is now accepting applications for Fellowships 2020-2022. The Fellowship gives legal professionals the opportunity to work within a government in low- and middle-income countries as a civil servant reporting to local managers. Because the demand for Oxford Policy Fellows is led by host governments – rather than being imposed by an […]

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Refugee Studies Centre Public Seminar Series, Hilary Term 2020

admin 17th January 2020

Feminism, Categorisation and Forced Migration This interdisciplinary series will explore a range of topics in refugee law, politics and history with particular attention being paid to feminist and/or gendered approaches to displacement and mobility and the categorisation(s) of people as ‘refugees’, ‘citizens’, ‘settlers’ or ‘migrants’. 5:00-6:30pm,* Wednesdays, Seminar Room 1, Queen Elizabeth House Series convenor: […]

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Training Course: Social Rights in Europe: Advocacy and Litigation, 10th March 2020

admin 16th January 2020

On 10 March, the UoN Human Rights Law Centre and Doughty Street Chambers will co-host in London a one-day training course entitled “Social Rights in Europe: Advocacy and Litigation”. Led by international experts in the field, this session will provide practitioners, civil society, academics and others with information about social rights standards, mechanisms and avenues that have historically received […]

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Work for CPAG – Lawyer

admin 11th January 2020

Child Poverty Action Group works on behalf of the one in four children in the UK growing up in poverty. It doesn’t have to be like this. We use our understanding of what causes poverty and the impact it has on children’s lives to campaign for policies that will prevent and solve poverty – for […]

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New edited collection from OxHRH Associate Barbara Havelková

admin 24th December 2019

A new edited collection on Anti-Discrimination Law in Civil Law Jurisdictions by Barbara Havelková and Mathias Möschel has just been published. This collection of essays explores the evolution of anti-discrimination law in European civil law jurisdictions. Historically, scholarship in this area has focused on the common law, which has also taken the lead in developing the […]

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New Publications from OxHRH Associates

admin 23rd December 2019

The OxHRH Publications Page is a dynamic teaching and research resource that showcases the latest human rights publications from our global network. The latest editions are: Mark Graham and William H Dutton (eds), Society and the Internet: How Networks of Information and Communication are Changing our Lives (2nd edn, OUP, 2019) Mark Graham, Rob Kitchin, Shannon Mattern and Joe Shaw (eds), How to Run a City Like Amazon, and […]

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European Yearbook on Human Rights 2020 Special focus: Rights of the Child, Call for Contributions

admin 22nd December 2019

The European Yearbook on Human Rights explains and contextualizes key developments in human rights in the past year. With special sections dedicated to the three main organisations securing human rights in Europe (EU, Council of Europe and OSCE) as well as a section on cross-cutting issues the Yearbook provides much-needed analysis and insightful commentary. Since […]

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Call for Papers: ILS Law College Pune India in Collaboration with University of Leeds International conference on “Exploring Titanic Shifts in the Human Rights Paradigm after the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities”

admin 16th December 2019

ILS Law College Equal Opportunity Cum Enabling Cell in Collaboration with Centre for Disability Studies, University of Leeds (Uk) announces a one-day International Conference on “Exploring Titanic Shifts in the Human Rights Paradigm after the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities” Date: 20th JANUARY 2020 Venue: ILS Law College Campus, Pune                                                 ABOUT THE CONFERENCE The United Nations convention on […]

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The Global Campus of Human Rights is now receiving applications for the 2020 edition of the Venice School of Human Rights

admin 8th December 2019

Human Rights Defenders play an essential role in the realisation of rights and promotion of equality. Not only do they fight for human rights in situations of oppression and abuse; they also act as monitors, drawing attention both of their respective communities and of the international community to otherwise neglected violations and threats; they assist victims […]

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