Webpages tagged with «Human Rights»

Published Jan. 11, 2018 2:51 PM

Introduction by professor Giuditta Cordero-Moss, Institute for Private Law

Published Jan. 8, 2018 12:26 PM
Published Jan. 4, 2018 1:40 PM

Phenomena, root-causes and practical responses.

Published Dec. 18, 2017 11:24 AM

The winter issue of the Nordic Journal presents a series of articles on international election observation, highlighting it as a field of human rights action and addressing empirical experiences that need further examination. 

Published Nov. 10, 2017 9:34 AM

Førstelektor Stian Øby Johansen ved Universitetet i Oslo innleder om internasjonale organisasjoners menneskerettsansvar.

Published Sep. 28, 2017 11:56 AM

The Fall issue of the Nordic Journal marks the 50 year anniversary of the Covenants with a Special Issue on the Interaction between human rights. It also features an additional research article on human rights of students with disabilities in Ghana and an award-winning student essay on the role of youth in the face of human rights advocacy challenges in Israel.

Published Sep. 19, 2017 8:32 AM
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Published June 2, 2017 10:36 AM

The May issue of the Nordic Journal features four research articles on the following topics: online privacy and data protection, human dignity and the right to health, the problem of land grabbing in Ethiopia, and honour-related violence and children’s rights.

Published Mar. 16, 2017 11:23 AM

The Nordic Journal of Human Rights spring issue of 2017 features four research articles covering a wide range of human rights topics: the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, tort law and human rights in business, the right to health care in Sweden, and legal regulation of religion in Myanmar.

Published Mar. 3, 2017 10:50 AM

NCHR is pleased to announce the 2018 Intensive Course on International Human Rights.

This course will cover

  • The legal scope of human rights - general overview
  • In-depth examination on the scope of some specific rights, including among others the right to freedom of religion or belief
  • The various systems for protecting and upholding human rights at UN, regional and national level
  • Operationalisation of human rights in practice
  • The history and political significance of human rights
Published Feb. 2, 2017 7:25 PM

The Nordic Journal of Human Rights invites submissions for its special issue on research methods related to Business & Human Rights (BHR) to be published in 2018.

Published Nov. 24, 2016 4:29 PM

A Chinese delegation visited the Faculty of Law as part of a European-Chinese cooperation aiming to promote legal assistance in remote areas and for disadvantaged groups in China. 

Published Nov. 23, 2016 9:45 AM

The Nordic Journal of Human Rights winter issue for 2016 features four research articles covering a wide range of human rights topics: international election observation, women’s rights, substantive equality and judicial responses to ethno-cultural claims, as well as an ethnographic study of Mayan concepts and human rights framework. In this issue, all our contributing authors analyse and promote the development of more sophisticated rights frameworks and jurisprudence.

Published Oct. 18, 2016 12:00 PM

This project explores the nexus between poverty and human rights from an international legal perspective.

Published Aug. 30, 2016 1:29 PM
Vidar outside the UELX logbase in Mitrovica diring one of his first weeks in Kosovo.
Published July 5, 2016 1:54 PM

NORDEM's secondee to EULEX Kosovo, Vidar Stensland, will share his experiences from working as a judge in an international mission.

Published June 14, 2016 11:28 AM

A seminar organized by NORDEM on the occasion of the visit by OSCE/ODIHR Director Michael Georg Link.

Published May 30, 2016 1:28 PM

This issue features a timely article on the need for a closer relationship between fiscal transparency and human rights, and an article which offers a critical analysis of how the UN Human Rights Council conceives of traditional cultural practices. The latest issue also highlights the transition to an inclusive education system for disabled children, and features a reflection piece on human rights and dignity in health care. Articles are available from Taylor & Francis for download.

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