Free Access to Selected Articles of the Nordic Journal of Human Rights to Mark Human Rights Day 2021

In recognition of Human Rights Day, the Nordic Journal of Human Rights has made a number of its papers free to access throughout December 2021.

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Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December — the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) in 1948. The UDHR is a milestone document, which proclaims the inalienable rights that everyone is entitled to as a human being - regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, language, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status. 

To mark this occasion, the Nordic Journal of Human Rights (NJHR) has made a number of its papers free to access from 10 December to 31 December 2021.

List of Free Access Articles:

International and Regional Human Rights Systems

Human Rights at the Domestic Level

Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Freedom of Opinion and Expression and Privacy

Freedom of Religion or Belief

Rights of Refugees and Migrants

About the Journal

Firmly established as one of Scandinavia’s leading journals in the field, the NJHR provides a forum for academic critique and analysis pertaining to human rights. The NJHR reflects current developments and seeks to promote the development of new perspectives on the theory and practice of human rights.

The NJHR features articles, commentaries, and reviews of recent literature on human rights. It is a multi-disciplinary journal, presenting cross-cutting legal and other scholarly debates. The NJHR is essential reading for academics, policy makers and practitioners who work in the field of human rights.

The NJHR is a Green Open Access Journal and Level 2-rated in "UHR" system for scientific publications and indexed and covered in the Emerging Sources Citation Index

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Tags: Nordic Journal of Human Rights, Human Rights Day, Research, Human Rights
Published Dec. 10, 2021 1:08 PM - Last modified Dec. 10, 2021 1:09 PM