Gathering Ideas to Improve the Lives of Syrian Youth

Millions of Syrian have been affected by the war since 2011. Among other pressing humanitarian priorities, Syrian youth in particular are in danger of becoming a ‘lost generation’ due in part to the lack of available and affordable avenues for higher education within Syria and in host neighbouring countries. Photo caption: Dr. Lina Al-Shabeeb, law professor,…

Join Us: Work With Human Rights

We have several openings for positions as Senior Programme Officer in Jakarta, Indonesia and Programme Officer in Lund, Sweden. We offer a dynamic environment and the opportunity to contribute to a wider understanding of, and respect for, human rights and internatational humanitarian law. Our headquarters are in Lund, Sweden and we have offices in Beijing,…

High-Level Ceremony for the Launch of a New Palestinian Comparative Research Study

The Palestinian Judicial Institute, in close cooperation with the High Judicial Council, held a high-level ceremony recently to launch a new Palestinian comparative research study. The study, titled “Fair Trial Guarantees in the Criminal Procedural Law from International Standards Perspective,” was developed within the MENA programme of RWI’s regional office in Amman.