Course Programme

INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN HUMAN RIGHTS, NCHR, Cort Adelers gt. 30, OSLO
  Monday, Sept 4 Tuesday, Sept 5 Wednesday, Sept 6 Thursday, Sept 7 Friday, Sept 8 Saturday, Sept 9
Session 1:
0900-1045
NCHR Introduction
Introducing participants
Practical information
Freedom of Religion or Belief
Heiner Bielefeldt, professor, and former UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief

Regional Human Rights Mechanisms Sriprapha Petcharamesree, professor, former rep. to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights

The human right protection of refugees, internally displaced and stateless people, Cecilie Hellestveit, researcher Human rights in the era of post-factuality? Heiner Bielefeldt, professor and former  UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief Optional Programme (city tour)
Session 2: 
1100-
1230
The History and Politics of Human Rights 
Bård Anders Andreassen, professor of comparative politics at the UiO
Human rights and business, Ola Mestad, professor, chair of the Norwegian OECD National Contact Point for Responsible Business and former Chair of the Council on Ethics for the Norwegian Govt. Pension Fund Global UN System: Charterbased bodies, treaty based bodies and Special Procedures Anna Andersson, PhD candidate

Operationalization of the resumption of innocence in practical work with the police and the military Asbjørn Rachlew, police superintendent (PhD)

Labour rights
Stein Evju, Professor Emeritius, Department of Private Law
Optional Programme (city tour)
1230-
1330
Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch  
Session 3: 
1330-
1500
Introduction to HR Law and substantive rights Kjetil Mujezinovic Larsen, Professor of Law Economic, social and cultural rights Malcolm Langford, Professor, Department of Public and International Law Hate-speech and the right to freedom of expression Jon Wessel-Aas, lawyer/partner, Bing Hodneland Int. human rights in national jurisdictions Maria Lundberg, Associate professor Moot court
Sofie Høgestøl, PhD candidate, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights
 
Session 4: 
1515-
1630
Non-discrimination and equality Kjersti Skarstad, PhD candidate in political science Minorities and indigenous people's rights Stener Ekern, Professor

Visit to the Norwegian Supreme Court,

Presentation on Human Rights in the Supreme Court, Arnfinn Bårdsen,  Supreme Court Justice

National Institutions for Human Rights (NHRIs)

Adele Matheson Mestad, Deputy Director of the Norwegian National HR Institution,

Moot court (continues)
Sofie Høgestøl, PhD candidate, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights 
 
  Welcome Dinner       Farewell Dinner  

 

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