Margaret Sekaggya held the annual Anna Lindh lecture in a full University Hall on 23 October under the heading "Providing a safe and enabling environment for Human Rights Defenders; Critical factors to consider". Read more
A panel debate on the topic "Human Rights Education in a Changing World" was held at Kulturen Open Air Museum on 22 October. The panel debate was part of the celebrations of the 30th Anniversary of the Institute. Panelists were H.E. Dr Ibrahim Alkazy, Dr. Felisa Tibbits and Mr Hans Thoolen. Moderator was Visiting Professor Maria Green.
The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is an independent academic institution. The Institute is named after Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat, in order to honour his work in the cause of humanity.
The mission of the Institute is to promote universal respect for human rights and humanitarian law by means of research, academic education, dissemination and institutional development. Our core values are respect, integrity, inclusiveness and inspiration.
- Foundation Course on the Role of NHRIs in Human Rights Protection and Promotion in Africa
- Intensive Training Programme on Human Rights for participants from Belarus, Cambodia, Myanmar and Turkey
- Regional Blended Learning Course on Human Rights and the Roles and Functions of National Human Rights Institutions in the Asia Pacific