Posts tagged with ‘human rights’

Forced to flee: when migration is the only alternative

The 21st Annual Student Human Rights Conference aims to analyse the reasons that cause people to leave their life, their home and their country, as well as identify the consequences of this phenomenon.

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Language standards and linguistic inequality in Europe

With the Charter for Regional or Minority Language (Council of Europe, 1992) although Europe appears to be a leader in linguistic equality, why do many inequalities remain?

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Language as a human right: justice, fairness and equality

This year marks the centenary of the inclusion of language as a human right in international treaties. Has this been an effective approach to linguistic inequalities?

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The new world of digital communication and its challenges for the freedoms of speech and the media

A free public lecture, delivered by Kate O’Regan, Director of the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights at the University of Oxford,

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Taiwan Pride: Our Fight For Marriage Equality

A lecture discussing the history of advocacy work for same-sex marriage in Taiwan over the past 60 years and the current status of legislation in this area.

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Help us analyse satellite images for sites of slavery

Calling all computer scientists and programmers. Do you have the skills to design an automated program […]

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Volunteers needed for project on victims of violent/hate crime

Have you been the victim of a violent/hate crime? The University’s Human Rights Law Centre is looking for […]

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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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