Nettsider med emneord «Human rights» - Side 2

Publisert 5. des. 2018 23:15

The first handbook in the NCHR supported series about the implementation of the anti-domestic violence law in China is now published.

Publisert 4. des. 2018 09:47

PhD Course 3 ECTS/ Professional Training. While the course is primarily aimed at PhD candidates doing research on this area, it is also open to professionals (with different backgrounds) who have an interest or are working with issues concerning Freedom of Religion or Belief.

Publisert 23. nov. 2018 13:32

The NCHR was invited by Renmin University Law School in Beijing to discuss and give lectures about police investigations and Investigative Interviewing methods recently.

Publisert 16. nov. 2018 09:38

Article by Juan Pablo Pérez León Acevedo, published in  The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2017.

Publisert 9. nov. 2018 10:52

NCHR's Lena Larsen participated as rapporteur at the high level conference "Combatting Intolerance and Discrimination, with a focus on Discrimination based upon Religion or Belief: Towards a Comprehensive Response in the OSCE region" in Rome last week. 

Publisert 6. nov. 2018 09:43

In March 2018 Dr. Si Li started the first undergraduate course on gender and human rights at Guangzhou University after participating in teacher training seminars under the auspice of NCHR partners RWI and CUPL. 

Publisert 5. nov. 2018 13:31

The 13th Bilateral Human Rights Dialogue between Indonesia and Norway took place in Nusa Dua, Bali on Sunday, October 29, 2018. 

Publisert 29. okt. 2018 09:52

Last week NCHR co-hosted the side event "Progress on the Development of the Universal Protocol on Investigative Interviewing and Associated Safeguards" at the UN in New York. The event was moderated by Assistant Secretary General (ASG) for human rights, Andrew Gilmour, and brought together UN agency, civil society and member state representatives.

Publisert 25. okt. 2018 13:07

Last week NCHR co-hosted the side event "Progress on the Development of the Universal Protocol on Investigative Interviewing and Associated Safeguards" at the UN in New York. The event was moderated by Assistant Secretary General (ASG) for human rights, Andrew Gilmour, and brought together UN agencies, civil society and member state representatives.

Publisert 19. okt. 2018 16:04

NCHR contributes to the international conference “Fair treatment of People in Police custody”, organised by Brandenburg University of Applied Police Sciences in Oranienburg, Germany, 16-17 October.

Publisert 19. okt. 2018 09:49

Guest lecture by First Deputy Dean at the Faculty of Law, National Research University, Vladislav Starzhenetsky

Publisert 11. okt. 2018 15:21

In September 2018, NCHR guest lecturer Dr. River Kate Hustad was invited by several universities in Beijing and Shanghai.

 

Publisert 9. okt. 2018 13:34

The second teacher training lecture series on Gender and Human Rights Education took place in Shanghai in the end of September. The aim is to facilitate so that more universities in China are able to offer courses on human rights issues related to gender inequality. 

Publisert 2. okt. 2018 11:25

Anthology edited by former PluriCourts coordinator Marlene Wind, in the Studies on International Courts and Tribunals series, Cambridge University Press.

Publisert 26. sep. 2018 14:42

Organizers: Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (NCHR) and Human Rights Research League (HRRL).

Publisert 25. sep. 2018 11:10

The project's primary objective is to determine the relative importance of investment treaty arbitration (ITA) for the design of international investment agreements (IIAs) and the relative importance of (re)design of IIAs for ITA. Secondary objectives of the project are to:

1) Establish a general applicability database mapping the content of IIAs,

2) Propose ways to enhance synergies between international investment law and policies to protect the environment, promote human rights, and facilitate sustainable development in poor countries, and

3) Contribute to the general debate concerning the legitimacy of international courts with a comprehensive case study and a new analytical framework for assessing the relationship between the activities of courts and treaty design.

The project started in September 2018 and ends in August 2022.

The full project description can be accessed here.

Publisert 24. sep. 2018 11:56

The equality and non-discrimination principle is present in law instruments that generally deal with human rights, like in the Bill of Rights that comprises the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR).

Publisert 21. sep. 2018 15:39

Article written by Tori Loven Kirkebø and Malcolm Langford, published in Business and Human Rights Journal.

Publisert 20. sep. 2018 12:21
Picture of Laura Létourneau Tremblay, Martin Westergren, Runar Hilleren Lie, Nicola Strain and Emma Brandon
Publisert 19. sep. 2018 15:41

This semester PluriCourts welcomes five new employees - four PhD Fellows and one Postdoctoral Fellow.

Publisert 18. sep. 2018 16:21

This was the main conclusion of a seminar organised at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights Tuesday September 11, 2018. The topic of the seminar was Indonesia 20 Years after the Fall of Suharto, and the emphasis was mainly on the human rights situation. 

Publisert 6. sep. 2018 15:40

The seminar will address the role which domestic human rights actors play towards the UN Human Rights Treaty Body Review 2020 benchmark. Ministerial representatives, independent state institutions (National Human Rights Institutions and Ombudspersons) and civil society organizations have been invited to Oslo to share their experiences and discuss how to build a more effective UN Human Rights Treaty Body System for all stakeholders.

Publisert 6. sep. 2018 13:46

PhD candidate Øyvind Stiansen investigates the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR).

Publisert 6. sep. 2018 13:29

PhD fellow Emma Brandon investigates the process by which states give, modify, and terminate their consent to the jurisdiction of international criminal and human rights tribunals.