Current affairs

Published Feb. 18, 2019 3:09 PM

The NCHR is delighted to announce that Dr Cathryn Costello, Andrew W Mellon Associate Professor in International Human Rights and Refugee Law at the Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford, has been appointed to a Professor II position at the NCHR.

Published Sep. 6, 2017 2:54 PM

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Published Nov. 5, 2013 1:23 PM

What are the main social, cultural and legal challenges facing Muslim women in the Muslim world and Europe today? This was the overarching question of the two-day conference held by the NCHR in cooperation with the Institute for Cultural and Oriental Studies and the Faculty of Theology/Plurel in October.

Published Oct. 2, 2013 11:03 AM

Nino Tsereteli, phd candidate at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (NCHR)/ PluriCourts - Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order - is due for her midterm evaluation. Her thesis will closely examine the legality and legitimacy of the pilot judgments of the European Court of Human Rights.

Published Nov. 16, 2012 2:10 PM

17,5 mill. Norwegian kroner yearly – over ten years. The Norwegian Research Council grant enables professors Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein to establish and run a research Centre of Excellence – with roots in the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights.(NCHR)

Published Jan. 28, 2012 4:50 PM

Is human rights research methodologically sloppy? If so, what can we do about it? These are some of the questions behind the new incarnation of the NordForsk-financed Nordic Network in Human Rights Research, where methodological challenges is the main research topic.