NORHED II funding for global network on Peace and Conflict Human Rights research
18. des. 2020 16:25
The Norhed II project where the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (NCHR) partners with the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and five leading institutions to strengthen higher education institutions ability to produce high-quality research and teaching has been granted. Norad received 199 applications to this call, of which 60 will be funded.
NCHR event on Oslo Peace Days about Poverty and Human Rights, with Philip Alston
17. des. 2020 12:32
On the Oslo Peace Days week 2020 NCHR contributed with several events, this one on 9th December: 'Who Counts? Poverty, Human Rights and Contentious Metrics'. With key-note speaker Philip Alston, former UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and nearly 200 participants from government, academics, different public organizations and civil society. See the event below.
Support to Human Rights Defenders during the pandemic time
14. des. 2020 16:59
Just before the start of the Oslo Peace Days 2020 last week, NCHR and the Norwegian Human Rights Fund held a digital event on the role of Norwegian and international support to human rights defenders during an after the pandemic, which represents a time with an increased of risks for human rights defenders. Close to 200 participants from government, different public organizations, academics and civil society took part in the event.
Workshop on Business and Human Rights for Chinese Teachers
15. nov. 2020 22:07
The demand for Business and Human Rights competence is growing and the NCHR, together with China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) made an effort to bridge the gap with a workshop from 31 October to 1 November.
Academic Freedom in India
26. apr. 2021 17:00
Join our roundtable on academic freedom in India
After lunch webinar: Security and the Global Commons at Sea and in Space
5. mai 2021 14:00
This webinar will address international law and governance challenges related to the security of global common spaces.
The focus will be on militarization of outer space and cooperation and rivalry in the Arctic.
There will be time for questions and discussion after the presentations.
Right to Solidarity Zoom Webinar 20-21 May 2021
20. mai 2021 15:00
Research Group on Human Rights, Armed Conflict, and the Law of Peace and Security, Department of Public & International Law, University of Oslo, Norway are hosting the webinar. Organizer: Cecilia Bailliet.