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New Film Urges End of Gender Discriminatory Nationality Laws

admin 10th December 2015

Today, on the occasion of Human Rights Day the Equal Rights Trust has launched My Children’s Future, a film which highlights the devastating consequences of laws implemented in 27 countries which deny women the ability to pass on nationality to their children. My Children’s Future follows the stories of women and their families affected by gender discriminatory nationality laws in Madagascar and […]

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Call for Papers: Asian Yearbook of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

admin 9th December 2015

Inaugural Launch Issue & International Conference on ISIS and Implications for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (June 2016)   The editors of the Asian Yearbook of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (AYBHRHL) and Brill-Nijhoff Publishers invite submissions for the Inaugural Launch Issue of the Yearbook. The Launch will take place at an international conference due […]

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OPBP Annual Welcome Event

Olivia Flasch 9th December 2015

OPBP hosted its Annual Welcome Event on the 1st of December. To a tightly packed audience, the new Executive Committee introduced themselves and thanked the previous Committee for all of their hard work and successes. Amongst the Faculty speakers were the Dean of the Oxford Law Faculty: Professor Anne Davies, Rhodes Professor Sandra Fredman, and […]

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Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Look of Silence

admin 4th December 2015

Through Joshua Oppenheimer’s work filming perpetrators of the 1960s anti-communist Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discover how their son was murdered and the identity of the men who killed him. The youngest brother is determined to break the spell of silence and fear under which the survivors live, and so confronts the men responsible […]

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New Publication: Domestic Application of the European Convention of Human Rights by Dr Eirik Bjorge

admin 1st December 2015

Domestic courts are entrusted with the application of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), as faithful trustees of the rights protected in the Convention. This book analyses the way in which the domestic courts in the United Kingdom, France, and Germany apply the ECHR and how, applying the Convention, they define their relationship with […]

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Wadham Human Rights Forum Film screening and discussion – Fourteen Days in May : Edward Johnson’s fight for his life

admin 30th November 2015

Wadham Human Rights Forum Film screening and discussion -Fourteen Days in May : Edward Johnson’s fight for his life Monday 30th November 2015 Moser Theatre, Wadham College, 5.30pm Meet Film Director, Paul Hamann, and Reprieve founder and Director, Clive Stafford Smith, at the screening of the documentary Fourteen Days in May.               […]

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Governing Global Climate Change: Potential and Prospects of a Paris ‎Accord – International Symposium, University of Cambridge

admin 27th November 2015

Governing Global Climate Change: Potential and Prospects of a Paris ‎Accord – International Symposium -‎ Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge 8:30 – 18:00 / 28 November 2015 What global climate regime may be agreed in the 21st UN ‎Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties? How to foster […]

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OxHRH Awarded Teaching Awards Project Grant by Oxford University

admin 25th November 2015

The Oxford Human Rights Hub has been awarded the Teaching Awards Project Grant which recognises the excellence of the OxHRH in teaching. This is part of the Oxford University Teaching Awards On Monday November 23, 2015 Deputy-Director Dr Meghan Campbell attended an Oxford University wide reception, where the Vice Chancellor of Oxford University recognised the […]

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