Faculty of Law Team Participates in the Jean Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law
14. mai 2021 10:57
A team composed of three students from the University of Oslo took part in the 35th round of the Jean Pictet Moot Court Competition, which took place between 3-10 April in Durrës, Albania.
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.
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.
Seminar with Klentiana Mahmutaj
26. mai 2021 12:00
Seminar with Klentiana Mahmutaj, independent expert on the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development at the United Nations Human Rights Council. Klentiana Mahmutaj will share her experiences and provide insights into the work of the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development.
Webinar: Cross-border evidence and international law: The case of Japan
4. juni 2021 10:00
With Associate Professor Yurika ISHII, National Defence Academy of Japan will.