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Centre for Law and Policy Research (India): Rights in Review 2015

admin 20th January 2016

The Centre for Law and Policy, based in Bangalore, India, has released a fascinating report analyzing the human rights jurisprudence from the Indian Supreme Court in 2015. After examining the case law on the right to life, right to freedom of speech, equality and non-discrimination and freedom of religion, the report concludes: “the Court has […]

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OxHRH Hilary Term Card

admin 18th January 2016

The Oxford Human Rights Hub is excited for its Hilary Term Seminar Series. This term the seminars are examining a wide range of cutting-edge human rights issues including, current responses to terrorism, the complex relationship between religion and human rights in democratic societies and ground-breaking international litigation on the rights of Nigerian fisherman against transnational […]

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Day 1-of OxHRH, Open Society Foundations and Vidhi Centre Right to Education for Minority and Disadvantage Groups Conference

admin 14th January 2016

The Oxford Human Rights Hub is delighted to co-host, alongside the Open Society Foundations and the Vidhi Centre for Law and Policy the exciting conference on the Right to Education for Minorities and Disadvantaged Groups in Delhi, India. The conference opened with an impassioned call by Shantha Sinha, former chairperson for the National Commission for […]

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Call for Applicants: 42 Bedford Row Disability Law Essay Prize

admin 6th January 2016

42 Bedford Row Disability Law Essay Prize *Call for Applicants* The 42 Bedford Row Disability Law Essay Prize is the first academic writing award to be established by the Oxford Faculty of Law which focuses on legal issues affecting persons with a disability. It has been established to draw attention to the professional challenges faced by legal […]

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Internship Opportunity at the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre

admin 17th December 2015

The European Human Rights Advocacy Centre (EHRAC) is inviting applications from Russian speakers for a four-month internship placement (2-3 days per week). EHRAC is based within the School of Law at Middlesex University and operates as a non-governmental organisation (NGO). The four-month internship placement will take place in EHRAC’s offices in Middlesex University. Successful candidates will be required to […]

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Internship Opportunity at the Universal Rights Group

admin 15th December 2015

The Universal Rights Group (URG) is currently seeking an intern to start in January 2016, for a period of 3-6 months (negotiable). The successful candidate will have the chance to attend the 31st session of the Human Rights Council (in March), and will gain professional human rights research and communications experience in an exciting international […]

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