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OxHRH summer essay competition

admin 18th July 2014

Money Matters: Finance and Human Rights The OxHRH is pleased to launch its summer 2014 essay competition! One lucky winner will receive a copy of “Making Sovereign Financing and Human Rights Work,” and will have the chance to see their work published on the OxHRH website and social media. We will also publish submissions which […]

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IHRL Students for Justice – 17 July 2014

admin 17th July 2014

17 July is international criminal justice day, marking the day when the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court was adopted in 1998. The day has since been taken to celebrate international criminal justice generally. To commemorate this day, 30 first-year and second-year students from the part-time Masters in International Human Rights Law posed for […]

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International Human Rights Law Programmes at Oxford

admin 6th July 2014

This summer, New College will be hosting two groups from the Department for Continuing Education’s International Human Rights Law programmes – the first and second year Masters students will be attending their yearly residential (10th July – 16th August), and a 4-week Summer School will also be in residence (13th July – 9th August). Both programmes attract students from […]

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Rhodes House features OxHRH and OPBP

admin 29th June 2014

Rhodes House has featured the work of the OxHRH and OPBP in a new video. Present and past Rhodes Scholars discuss the work of these two organisations, and the links forged with Rhodes House. To see the video, please click here or see below.

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Tales from the Asylum Frontline

admin 28th June 2014

The NNLS Destitute Asylum Seeker Drop-In will be screening a documentary entitled “Warzone: Tales from the Asylum Frontline.”   Details: Date – Monday 30th June Time – 8:00pm Venue – Phoenix Cinema, High Road, East Finchley, London (opposite East Finchley tube station).   This ground-breaking film documents the battles confronting asylum seekers after they have fled […]

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Gender Justice Uncovered Awards – Winners Revealed

admin 26th June 2014

On 25th June, Women’s Link Worldwide announced the winners of its Gender Justice Uncovered Awards. The Awards recognised the best and worst decisions for women’s rights around the world.  Thanks to the participation of numerous civil society organisations, activists and interested citizens, the sixth edition of the Awards featured 65 decisions, nominated from 31 different […]

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UN Forum 2014

admin 25th June 2014

The United Nations Association invites you to be part of the biggest public event on the United Nations in recent decades – UN Forum 2014.  This day-long event will take place on 28 June at the historic venue of Central Hall Westminster. In the afternoon it will be asking an expert panel “Is our approach […]

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OxHRH Wins OxTalent Award

admin 25th June 2014

On 18 June 2014 the work of the OxHRH Blog was formally recognised at the Oxford IT Services OxTalent Awards.  The OxHRH Blog was the winning entry in the category “use of technology for outreach and engagement.” OxHRH Director, Prof Sandra Fredman, OxHRH Blog Managing Editor, Laura Hilly and Co-Founding Editor of the OxHRH Blog, […]

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Europol’s Investigations into the Trafficking of Human Beings

admin 24th June 2014

The Human Trafficking Discussion Group is hosting Sergio D’Orsi, of Europol, to lead a discussion on Europol’s investigations into the trafficking of human beings.   Details: Date – 24 June Time – 6:30pm Venue – The Mure Room, Merton College, OX1 4JD   Trafficking in human beings (THB) affects all EU countries, with the number of victims […]

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Europol's Investigations into the Trafficking of Human Beings

admin 24th June 2014

The Human Trafficking Discussion Group is hosting Sergio D’Orsi, of Europol, to lead a discussion on Europol’s investigations into the trafficking of human beings.   Details: Date – 24 June Time – 6:30pm Venue – The Mure Room, Merton College, OX1 4JD   Trafficking in human beings (THB) affects all EU countries, with the number of victims […]

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Protecting the Future of the Children of Burma

admin 20th June 2014

The International Gender Studies Centre at Lady Margaret Hall is hosting a seminar entitled “Protecting the Future of the Children of Burma.”   Details: Date – 20 June Time – 2:00pm Venue – Old Library, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford   Sarah Armitage, UK National Director at Partners Relief and Development will share images and stories […]

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