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Call for Papers-Comparative Perspective on Administrative Law in India

admin 31st July 2017

6 – 7 April 2018, Delhi, India Hosted by Jindal Global Law School – Melbourne Law School – NUS Faculty of Law – Bonavero Institute of Human Rights, University of Oxford The organisers are pleased to announce a workshop on “Comparative Perspectives on Administrative Law in India”. There is an increasing and timely interest in […]

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Oxford Academics Letter to The Times on Judicial Independence in Poland

admin 25th July 2017

In light of recent proposed reforms to the judiciary in Poland, a group of Oxford academics, lead by OxHRH Associate, Associate Professor Liora Lazarus and Kacper Majewski (2nd year FHS student, University of Oxford and member of the Oxford Polish Society) have written a letter that has been published in The Times voicing their concerns […]

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International Course: “Human Rights as a Universal Ideal: Global Threats and Challenges”

admin 20th July 2017

The International Center for the Promotion of Human Rights, UNESCO Category II, presents the first edition of its International Course on Human Rights: “Human Rights as a Universal Ideal: Global Threats and Challenges”. It will take place from Monday 23 October to Friday 27 October 2017 at the historic UNESCO Observatory Villa Ocampo. Although significant progress […]

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Grenfell Tower Fire: The Avoidable Tragedy

admin 19th July 2017

On behalf of Professor Geraldine Van Bueren QC  of the Human Rights Collegium   Dr Thomas MacManus of ISCI and Dr Daniela Nadj at the School of Law, Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) we are pleased to invite you to this important collaborative event: Grenfell Tower Fire: The Avoidable Tragedy 19th of July 2017 Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm Venue: Arts Two Lecture […]

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Happy Fifth Anniversary to the Oxford Human Rights Hub

admin 3rd July 2017

In 2012 the Oxford Human Rights Hub was established under the auspices of Professor Sandra Fredman. Its founding mission was  to bring together academics, practitioners, and policy-makers from across the globe to advance the understanding and protection of human rights and equality. In the five years since its founding the OxHRH has advanced this vision […]

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Steve Coogan in Conversation with Helena Kennedy

admin 30th June 2017

Sunday 9 July, 7pm   BAFTA and academy-nominated writer of award-winning films and TV shows, and now campaigner, Steve Coogan, takes to the Oxford Playhouse stage for an evening of comedic chat and political ranting. Join him as he discusses his career, his characters, battles with the press, and campaigning with Corbyn’s Labour. Tickets £20 (Concessions £18) Additional […]

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Legal Internship at Advice for Individual Rights in Europe

admin 27th June 2017

Job Title: Legal Internship – Western Balkans Rule of Law Programme Job Type: 4 days a week with one ‘work from home’ day Duration: 4 Months   Deadline for applications: Friday 7 July 2017 Interviews will be held the week commencing Monday 17 July 2017 Start date: Flexible – Mid August (not later than beginning of September) Based: Russell Square, London   […]

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OxHRH Meets with Jilin University

admin 26th June 2017

Deputy-Director Dr Meghan Campbell met with a delegation of humanities and social science professors from Jilin University (China). It was a fruitful discussion that explored the role of human rights organizations and some of the biggest challenges in the legal protection of human rights.

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Call for Papers-The Human Rights Age Journal

Meghan Campbell 23rd June 2017

The Human Rights Age Journal is a scientific journal of international relevance, published in English, peer-reviewed and open-access, containing papers concerning Human Rights from different approaches. This Journal is edited in the framework of the Research Group “The Age of Rights”, composed by about one hundred researchers belonging to some of the most important human rights […]

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Open Letter to The Times on the Fundamental Importance of Human Rights

admin 13th June 2017

OxHRH Director, Professor Sandra Fredman along with Justice Kate O’Regan, Director of the Bonavero Institute for Human Rights and colleagues from the Law Society of England and Wales, Human Rights Watch, Liberty, London School of Economics, the Bar Council, Justice, The Charter Institute of Legal Executives have published an open letter in The Times reminding […]

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