Youth Focus in the 5th Human Rights Training in Zimbabwe

This week RWI, in partnership with the Centre for Applied Legal Research (CALR) in Zimbabwe commences the 5th Professional Training Programme on Human Rights for Zimbabwe. This time the programme has a youth focus, targeting emerging leaders in politics, the business community, professional associations, student associations, civil society, academia and traditional leadership. The youth is…

Ansök: Sommarskola om Funktionshinder och Mänskliga Rättigheter

Note: This event will be held in Swedish and demands a basic knowledge in Swedish for a successful participation. Den 21-24 augusti 2018 arrangeras en sommarskola med fokus på FN:s konvention om rättigheter för personer med funktionsnedsättning. Arrangör är Raoul Wallenberg Institutet tillsammans med Funktionsrätt Sveriges projekt Från snack till verkstad. På sommarskolan kommer du att få lyssna till…

Human Rights Master Programme 2018 Kicks Off at Peking University  

RWI and Peking University Law School’s Research Centre for Human Rights held its annual opening and graduation ceremony for 45 newly enrolled students and 24 graduates who recently finished the year-long human rights master programme.  Since its launch in 2004, the programme has become the most comprehensive human rights certificate programme in China, and a national model…

Human Rights of Women in Focus at Training in Zimbabwe

Today, The Raoul Wallenberg Institute, in cooperation with the Centre for Applied Legal Research in Zimbabwe, began the 5th Professional Training Programme on Human  Rights. It focuses on the equal status and human rights of women. During five days, twenty participants representing government ministries, the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission, the Gender Commission, the police and…