Posts tagged with ‘human rights’

New Masters course in slavery and liberation

We are now offering an exciting new MA in slavery and liberation. The course will be […]

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Sport: Its Human Rights Implications

Professor Joseph’s lecture will focus on the multiple links between sport and human rights, and an Olympic year provides a good opportunity to take stock. One theme concerns the links between major events, like the Olympics and the FIFA World Cup, and human rights abuses, such as forced evictions.

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Norms, values and morality: the comparative politics of human rights

Please join the Research Priority Area in Rights and Justice at The University of Nottingham for a special lecture by Professor Todd Landman, a world-leading expert on human rights. He will discuss the evolution of the international human rights regime, different kinds of human rights measures, and systematic ways in which to map, explain, and understand the variation in human rights abuse around the world.

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Raising the bar: Iran and the Human Rights Council

Dr Ahmed Shaheed, UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in the Islamic Republic of Iran, delivers the guest lecture ‘Raising the bar: Iran and the Human Rights Council’. Human Rights Law Centre Annual Lecture 2015.

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Human rights in times of economic crisis

In this free inaugural lecture, Professor Aoife Nolan will discuss the status of human rights in times of economic crisis.

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