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Human Rights Watch Film Festival London, 13-22 March

admin 14th February 2019

The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be presented in London from 13 to 22 March 2019, featuring 15 award-winning documentary and feature films. The international line-up of films from Venezuela, South Africa, Palestine, Thailand, and more offer critical insight into local and global human rights concerns impacting people around the world today. Many filmmakers, […]

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Human Rights in Asia Conference 2019, University of Essex

admin 13th February 2019

The University of Essex is hosting a ‘Human Rights in Asia Conference’ on Saturday 23 March 2019. The conference will be at the Colchester Campus LTB 8 from 9:30am until 5pm and is open to everyone. This years conference is titled “Shadow behind the Light: Economic Development and Human Rights”, focusing on human rights issues related […]

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Applications Open for the Oxford/George Washington Summer School in International Human Rights Law

admin 8th February 2019

The Department of Continuing Education at the University of Oxford is pleased to announce that applications for the 2019 Oxford/George Washington Summer School in International Human Rights Law at New College, Oxford are now being accepted. Further information is available here.  The closing date for applications is 1 April 2019 but early application is advised […]

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European Equality Law Review 2019 Call for Abstracts: European Gender Equality and Non-Discrimination Law

admin 29th January 2019

The European Equality Law Review now welcomes submissions for its 2019/1 and 2019/2 issues. The European Equality Law Review is an open-access journal published twice a year by the European Commission in collaboration with the European Network of legal experts in gender equality and non-discrimination (see European Equality Law Review). It offers legal experts an […]

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Jayna Kothari Appointed Senior Advocate in India

admin 28th January 2019

Jayna Kothari, an alumnus of Oxford University was recently designated as a Senior Advocate by the Karnataka High Court. She is the youngest woman to be designated Senior Advocate in India. Jayna has been appearing as a Counsel for the last 19 years in India primarily in the High Court of Karnataka, but also in […]

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Vacancy-Associate Professorship at Bonavero Institute of Human Rights

admin 25th January 2019

The University of Oxford is seeking to appoint an Associate Professor in International Human Rights Law, to commence from 1 September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. The appointment is to a post held by the Department for Continuing Education, with membership of the Law Faculty, and based at the Bonavero Institute of Human […]

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Position of Senior Lecturer, Reader or Professor in International Human Rights Law at the University of Essex

admin 17th January 2019

Job Title: Senior Lecturer, Reader or Professor in International Human Rights Law Job Reference: REQ02147 Application closing date: 15/02/2019 Location: Colchester Salary Senior Lecturer and Reader: £51,630 to £58,090 per annum (pro-rata for part-time), Professor: On the Professorial scale, commensurate with experience and achievements Employment Type: Permanent, Full-time Job category/type: Academic Essex Law School Ranked […]

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New Report from The Equal Rights Trust: Addressing Discrimination and Inequality in Egypt

admin 9th January 2019

The Equal Rights Trust has launched A Past Still Present: Addressing Discrimination and Inequality in Egypt. Combining testimony from survivors of discrimination with extensive desk-based research. The report provides, for the first time, a comprehensive assessment of the rights to equality and non-discrimination in Egypt. The report, which is the latest in the Trust’s country report series, is the […]

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