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OxHRH Vacancy: Communication Manager

admin 18th February 2016

We are looking for a suitable candidate to join the Oxford Human Rights Hub Editorial Team as Communications Manager. Since its launch in July 2012, the OxHRH has fast become a leading source of human rights news and opinion, featuring blog posts from leading judges, lawyers, academics and human rights activists from across the globe. It […]

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Gender and Migration: Critical Issues and Policy Implications-Gediz University

admin 17th February 2016

This interdisciplinary conference is open for paper proposals across disciplines on themes such as mass migration of Syrians, gendered causes and implications of migration, refugees and gender, human trafficking, domestic workers, migration policies, home and host country implications of migration, among others. Panels will be both in English and Turkish. You can submit your abstract […]

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Oxford University Seminar: Constitutional Change in New Zealand (and a Bill of Rights for Britain?)

admin 16th February 2016

Constitutional Change in New Zealand (and a Bill of Rights for Britain?) Wednesday 17 February, 2.00pm-3.45pm New Seminar Room, St John’s College   Speaker: The Rt Hon Sir Geoffrey Palmer Former Prime Minister of New Zealand, Minister of Justice and President of the Law Commission   Commentator: Richard Ekins, St John’s College The Government is soon to […]

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Equal Rights Trust Launches Bob Hepple Memorial Fund

admin 12th February 2016

The Equal Rights Trust are to launch its Bob Hepple Memorial Fund, a campaign to help those at the start of their career in human rights through paid internship and fellowship placements. The human rights NGO sector is notoriously competitive and some form of initial unpaid experience beyond university is now a necessity. The Trust is […]

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Legal Researcher Needed: Modern Slavery and Fast Fashion

admin 11th February 2016

Modern slavery and fast fashion Needed: Legal researcher and writer for project on eliminating slave labour in the retail garment sector. Jessica Simor (Matrix) is looking for someone to take a lead role in researching and writing the first draft of a chapter of an important report on global labour standards in the retail garment […]

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Seminar: Conscientious Objection in Turkey: Conscription and the Myth of the Military Nation

admin 10th February 2016

You are warmly invited to the public seminar organized by Kellogg College, University of Oxford in which Dr Ozgur H Cinar (visiting Fellow, Kellogg College, Oxford University) will talk regarding “Conscientious Objection in Turkey: Conscription and the Myth of the Military Nation”. This event will take place on Tuesday, 1 March 2016 from 17.00 to 18.15 […]

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OxHRH’s Second Working Paper Series: Gender, Race and Poverty-Addressing Multiple Identities Through Law

admin 1st February 2016

The OxHRH is thrilled to announce the publication of its second working paper series based on our conference Gender, Race and Poverty: Addressing Multiple Identities Through Law, held in Sao Paulo in November 2014 in conjunction with our project partners, GV Direito SP and the University of Witwatersrand. The eights papers bring together the challenges and […]

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