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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.
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.
The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities opens up for a fundamental ‘perspective shift’ in thinking about equality, diversity and human rights, beyond the rights of persons with disabilities.