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More than 60 young Chinese and international PhD and master students participated in the seminar series 2-7 July on UN Human Rights Mechanisms in Beijing.
More than 30 representatives from Asian NGOs working on disability and SOGI issues are participating in the conference organised by NCHR, the Research Center for Ars Vivendi (RCAV) of Ritsumeikan University in Japan and the East Lake Institute at Wuhan University in China.
On a roundtrip to several European countries, a delegation from Colombia’s Special Jurisdiction for Peace visited the NCHR to inform about its work and current challenges facing transitional justice in Colombia.
70 people showed up to hear Dr Laode M. Syarif, Deputy Head of the Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), talk about the human rights implications of natural resource extraction and corruption in Indonesia.
Chinese scholars visit Oslo to learn from Norwegian experiences and discuss gender equality and human rights.
Victoria Sandino, from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), visited the NCHR to talk about the peace agreement, the gender perspective in the peace process and the challenges after Colombia’s Presidential election.
NCHR professor Gentian Zyberi was invited to lecture at the Human Rights Master's Programme at Peking University, China 21-28 May 2018.
Thirteen scholars and academics from China, Cuba, Indonesia, Iran, Norway and Vietnam attended the II training on UN Human Rights Mechanisms 14-18 May.
22 Chinese university lecturers gathered in Beijing for the Capacity Building Workshop on Gender and Human Rights 11-13 May.
Eko Riyadi, head of NCHR's long-time partner The Centre for Human Rights Studies at the Islamic University of Indonesia (Pusham UII) recently published a new Indonesian textbook on human rights law.
NCHR and the Norwegian Police University College were invited to convene a course in investigative interviewing for 35 police investigators at the Civilian Police Academy in São Paolo, Brazil.
The Thai Public Broadcasting Service, PBS interviewed NCHR's Gisle Kvanvig and Norwegian Police during the first workshop on «From interrogation to investigative interviewing» organised in Thailand.
From March 27-29, thirty-seven delegates from thirteen different countries in Northeast and Southeast Asia came together to strengthen human rights education throughout the region through a meeting series hosted jointly by Mahidol University and the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights.
The NCHR and The Norwegian Police Academy (PHS) conducted the first seminar on Investigative Interviewing in Bangkok on 22 March.
NCHR is pleased to announce the 2018 Intensive Course on International Human Rights.
The Visiting Scholar Programme at the International Department, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (NCHR) offers 2-3 researchers from Mainland China and Indonesia the unique opportunity of becoming a guest researcher at the NCHR for a period of one to two months, preferably starting September 2018.
The event, organized by New Horizons in British Islam, provided a platform for conversation and exchange of knowledge and practices towards reform of Islamic thought.
25 lawyers protecting freedom of religion or belief in Indonesia received intensive training for five full days.
On 24-25 January, around 180 people gathered in Jakarta to discuss implementation of the law. The key concern was how to strengthen participation and democracy at village level, amid concerns that regulations from above undermined village autonomy and the scope for inclusive bottom/up processes.
Report launched in Jakarta: The report is based on fieldwork carried out since 2015 in the provinces Riau, Bengkulu, Central Sulawesi and West Kalimantan, and is written by the Institute of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in cooperation with the NCHR.
The Convention against Torture Initiative (CTI) held its Annual Forum in New York 12 December 2017, providing an important opportunity for reflection on the status of realising the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and the prohibition against torture.
More than 50 Chinese and Nordic partners of the NCHR China Programme participated in the celebration of the 20th anniversary.
Activists with extensive experience working for religious minorities were gathered for two intense days in Bogor, 4-5 December.