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Equal Rights Trust Report Launch: LGBT Rights and The Russian Courts

admin 26th September 2016

London, United Kingdom, 23 September 2016 Join the Equal Rights Trust for a panel event to launch the Trust’s latest report at Kings College London on Wednesday 5 October. The report, written in partnership with the Russian LGBT Network, identifies cases of discrimination touching many aspects of the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) individuals and activists in Russia. An […]

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OxHRH Annual Report 2015-2016

admin 23rd September 2016

The OxHRH is thrilled to release its Annual Report 2015-2016. From its inception in 2012, the Oxford Human Rights Hub has been committed to fostering a global conversation between students, researchers, academics, practitioners and policy-makers engaged in the research, teaching and practice of human rights law. In our fourth year of operation, the OxHRH has established […]

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Brexiting and Rights-Transitional Justice Institute

admin 22nd September 2016

On the 27 September, the Transitional Justice Institute(TJI, Ulster University) in partnership with the Committee on the Administration of Justice(CAJ) in association with the Equality Coalition and Research and Impact Ulster University will host a discussion seminar on the human rights and equality implications of the EU referendum held on the 23 June  in the MAC […]

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Human Rights Experts Call the UN to Account for Cholera in Haiti

admin 21st September 2016

Just one month ago, the UN acknowledged its responsibility for introducing cholera to Haiti in 2010. In the six years of the epidemic, 10,000 Haitians have died and 800,000 have been affected, and with the public health response underfunded many more could fall ill in the coming years.  Seeking to remind the UN of its moral and legal responsibilities […]

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OxHRH Michaelmas Term Card

admin 19th September 2016

The OxHRH Seminars discuss the latest developments in human rights including public interest litigation in India, human trafficking in the case law of the ECtHR and realizing the right to health for the most disadvantaged. There is no need to sign up and the seminars are open to members of the public. We look forward […]

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Coming Soon: Global Perspective on Human Rights (3rd edition)

admin 16th September 2016

  We are delighted to announce that this year’s edition of Global Perspectives on Human Rights will be published at the end of the month. The Anthology is an extension of the OxHRH’s aim to make connections between developing themes and trends in human rights law as they emerge on an eclectic global stage and […]

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OxHRH Call for Papers-Beyond Human Rights? Rethinking Gender Equality in Law and Politics, 19-20 October 2017 Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotà, Colombia

admin 12th September 2016

‘Beyond Human Rights? Rethinking Gender Equality In Law And Politics’, an international conference is hosted by Escola de Direito de São Paulo da FGV, Brazil; Oxford Human Rights Hub, Oxford University, United Kingdom; School of Law, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa and Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia, and will be held at the Universidad […]

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Brexit and Rights Seminar-Ulster University

admin 9th September 2016

Discussion seminar on the human rights and equality implications of the EU referendum Venue: The MAC Belfast, Metropolitan Arts Centre, 10 Exchange St, Belfast BT1 2LS Tuesday 27th September 9.30-1pm Partnership between the Transitional Justice Institute (TJI), Ulster University and the Committee on the Administration of Justice (CAJ) in association with the Equality Coalition Speakers: […]

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OPBP Publishes Report on Life Imprisonment

Olivia Flasch 5th September 2016

OPBP is delighted to publish a Report on the imposition of life sentences that well exceed the life expectancy of the convicted person. It contains a comparative analysis of nine jurisdictions, and asks four questions: 1) how is an individual sentenced in each jurisdiction, 2) what restrictions are there on sentencing to life imprisonment, 3) what are the […]

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The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Centre for Human Rights and Justice Fall Events

admin 5th September 2016

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice is pleased to announce our fall event lineup, which includes a colloquium on natural resource governance, inequality, and human rights and the 2nd Annual Sissy Farenthold Endowed Lecture. September 21, 2016 Project Launch Texas Justice Initiative 5:30-7:30pm, Urban Co-Lab, 1818 East 12th Street To […]

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